News

Virginia Premier Extends Coverage for Treatment of COVID-19

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

Read More

Virginia Premier Covers COVID-19 Testing and Treatment Costs

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,

Read More

Virginia Premier Joins The Sentara Healthcare Family

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

Read More

Virginia Premier Recognizes Outstanding Provider

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.

Read More
X
X