Optima Health responds to Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act.

Optima Health responds to King v. Burwell

The Supreme Court today upheld the Affordable Care Act, ruling that subsidies can be used to purchase private health coverage in all states on any government exchange. This decision provides definitive guidance to states and health plans on how subsidies will be managed.

Michael M. Dudley, president of Optima Health and senior vice president of Sentara Healthcare  shares his reaction to the ruling and help explain what this means to Optima Health 32,000 members covered under individual plans purchased through the federal exchange.