Children ages 5 through 11 are now eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently gave emergency authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children over the age of 5.
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Optima Health Plan earned four out of five stars and “accredited” status from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)’s annual review.
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Federal law requires that we spend a certain percentage of fully insured plan premiums on medical care. If we spend less during the three-year lookback period, we refund that money back to our customers.
The 2021 General Assembly passed HB2137 requiring employers of home health workers to provide paid sick leave benefits to essential employees who work an average of 20 hours per week or 90 hours per month. The Virginia Medicaid agency is in the planning phase of this important benefit for home care attendants employed through the Consumer-Directed program.
If you are a COVID-19 emergency parent or spouse caregiver, the emergency response has been extended and will not end August 1, 2021. More information will be provided when there is an end date.
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The American Rescue Plan Act, signed into law on March 11, 2021, provides additional aid to individuals and their families for health insurance coverage.
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