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We're Moving and Other Important Updates

As you may have heard, Optima Health will change its branding and become Sentara Health Plans as we enter 2024. As we work toward unification with our parent company, Sentara Health, we will update you on our progress toward this goal.

Resources to Help You Prepare for Virginia's Insurance Marketplace

Shopping and enrolling for Individual & Family Plans is going to look different for Virginians this year. Virginia's Insurance Marketplace, the new state-based health benefit exchange, is launching during Open Enrollment for the 2024 plan year. This will replace for Virginia residents.

2023 Individual & Family Plan Commissions and a New Bonus Opportunity

Our competitive compensation is designed to enhance broker earnings in addition to our Broker Rewards program and bonuses.

New eBroker Experience Launched April 10

We're excited to announce that your new eBroker experience launched April 10!

Temporary Provisions to Waive Cost Sharing for COVID-19 Testing and Related Visits Ending May 11, 2023

Optima Health has continuously monitored the spread of COVID-19 to keep brokers, employers, and members informed of the latest developments and how these changes could affect their health plan.

Data Collection Updates for RxDC Reporting

Optima Health continues to review the data requirements and reporting timelines under the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA).

Bon Secours Remains in Network

We are excited to share with you that Bon Secours Health System will remain as part of the Optima Health provider network.

Celebrating Small Businesses

Optima Health is always looking for ways to celebrate local businesses and recognize your impact on our community.

1095 Documents for 2022 Tax Year

For the 2022 tax year, Optima Health will mail 1095-B tax form to all individuals covered by our fully insured health plans, including employer-sponsored and Individual & Family Plans sold off the Health Insurance Marketplace.

Welcoming Valley Health Back To Our Network

We are happy to announce that Valley Health is re-joining our Optima Health commercial and individual product network starting on January 1, 2023.