Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coverage for Members

We continue our commitment to improving health by providing coverage to members affected by the coronavirus. In–network diagnostic testing and no–cost telehealth visits are some of the ways our members can benefit from our support.

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Sentara Healthcare and Cone Health Join Forces

Sentara Healthcare and Cone Health, both regional, community-based health systems, have signed a letter of intent to combine organizations. 

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Free Colorectal Screening Kit

Optima Health offers an easy and fast at-home screening program for colon health, at no cost to members — the BioIQ Fecal Immunochemical Testing (FIT) kit.

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Get the Optima Health Mobile App

Safely and securely access important health information when you need it — home, at the doctor, and even on the road. Schedule virtual care appointments, get ID cards, check your claims, and more.

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Wellness Lunch and Learn Videos

A video webinar series that highlights various health and wellness topics to encourage a healthy lifestyle.

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Covered By Medicare Or Medicaid?

If you are covered by either Medicare or Medicaid, please see the specific information below about your plan. Please note that you should visit the general Manage My Plan area of the site to access forms, drug lists and other important general plan information.


MemberNEWS 2nd Issue June 2020

In this issue: COVID-19 Updates, Seeking Emergency Care During COVID-19, Tips to Help Manage Anxiety During the COVID-19 Crisis, Outdoor Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic, and more.

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Virginia Premier Joint Ownership

Sentara Healthcare and VCU Health System finalized a joint ownership transaction of Virginia Premier. While Sentara Healthcare is now the majority owner, VCU Health System retains 20 percent ownership. Optima Health and Virginia Premier now operate as separate health insurance companies under Sentara Healthcare.

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