The Optima Health network features more than 35,0001providers across Virginia including in–network access to 100% of hospitals in Hampton Roads.
Here in Newport News and surrounding areas, this includes Riverside Health System, Sentara CarePlex, all Sentara facilities and medical groups, Bon Secours Health System, Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters and more. The Optima Health network includes participating providers in greater Richmond, northern Virginia and western regions of the state.
For those outside of the state, your Optima Health plan includes the PHCS national network. If you or your dependents seek care from a PHCS participating provider, then you will receive coverage at the in–network level. This may be used for retirees who live in another state or for students away at college.
1 Sentara Health Plans, Inc., Provider Status Report, 2020