RICHMOND, VA – To make it easier for our members to get needed care during the COVID-19 crisis, and as outlined in the CARES Act, Virginia Premier is extending coverage for treatment of COVID-19 to June 30. Effective now through June 30, Virginia Premier is providing the following benefits at
RICHMOND, VA – In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Virginia Premier today announced several resources and measures for members and providers. They are being introduced as part of Virginia Premier’s effort to help our community meet the many challenges presented by COVID-19. In line with federal and state measures,
VCU Health System and Sentara Healthcare have finalized the transaction for joint ownership of Virginia Premier. Sentara Healthcare is now the majority owner, while VCU Health System retains a 20 percent ownership stake. Virginia Premier now joins Optima Health as separate health insurance companies under Sentara Healthcare. Each company retains
As the Governor of Virginia has declared a state of emergency, we will allow our members to fill their prescriptions at any pharmacy, even if it’s out of network, and temporarily waive restrictions such as “refill too soon.” If you experience any interruption of your benefits at the pharmacy and
To ensure we are best positioned to maintain and grow our primary health plan mission, the Virginia Premier Neighborhood Health Center located in Roanoke, VA, will close on March 31, 2020. We are reaching out to current members using the Virginia Premier Neighborhood Health Center health to ensure a seamless
Virginia Premier, the second largest Medicaid insurer in the Commonwealth of Virginia, was proud to support this year’s 20th annual Remote Area Medical (RAM) clinic in Wise County. RAM clinics provide free medical, dental, and vision care to rural communities throughout the United States.
Each year, Virginia Premier recognizes an outstanding practitioner who has exemplified safe clinical practice and delivery of quality care, as well as service to their community. Virginia Premier announced this week that the recipient of its 2019 Practitioner Golden Globe Award is Matthew Aney, M.D. of Wythe Bland Pediatrics in Wytheville.
For the second year in a row, DVS has presented an award to Virginia Premier for its “outstanding commitment” to the hiring of women veterans of the U.S Armed Forces.