VCU Health System and Sentara Health Agree on Joint Ownership of Virginia Premier Health Plan
The new relationship will bring together mission-driven, Virginia-based organizations with a strong history and commitment to serving our communities. VCU Health System and Optima Health, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sentara Healthcare, have agreed that Optima Health will become the majority owner of Virginia Premier. VCU Health System will retain a 20 percent ownership stake in Virginia Premier.
As community-focused organizations that share similar values, there is tremendous opportunity to leverage best practices and create new solutions to help members improve their health while more effectively managing health care costs.
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