Sentara Healthcare is now the majority owner of Virginia Premier

Sentara Healthcare and VCU Health System have finalized the transaction for joint ownership of Virginia Premier.

Sentara Healthcare is now the majority owner, and VCU Health System retains a 20 percent ownership stake of Virginia Premier. Optima Health and Virginia Premier now operate as separate companies under Sentara Healthcare, each retaining their respective names and brands in the marketplace.

There is no impact to providers in the Optima Health network. You will continue to do business with us as you do today.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your Optima Health representative.