Sentara Health Plans

Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, Sentara Health Plans is the health insurance division of Sentara Healthcare, offering health plans through its subsidiaries, Optima Health and Virginia Premier. Collectively, Optima Health and Virginia Premier provide health insurance coverage to over 875,000 members through a full suite of commercial products including consumer-driven, employee-owned and employer-sponsored plans, individual and family health plans, employee assistance plans and plans serving Medicare and Medicaid enrollees.

With more than 30 years’ experience in the insurance business and 20 years’ experience serving Medicaid populations, we offer programs to support members with chronic illnesses, customized wellness programs, and integrated clinical and behavioral health services – all to help our members improve their health. Wherever we serve our members, Optima Health stands out through our passion for health and service excellence.

Sentara AdvantEDGE(SM) is the strategic partnership service line of Sentara Healthcare and leverages the health system expertise of Sentara combined with the health plan expertise of Optima Health to collaboratively achieve your organization’s strategic goals.

Sentara AdvantEDGE partners with like-minded health systems in markets outside of Virginia and with other integrated delivery care systems. Sentara AdvantEDGE create health solutions such as joint venture health plans and strategies which respond to value-based health care.