About Us

Valley Health Plan (VHP) was licensed in 1985 to provide a choice for County of Santa Clara employees and grew to 4,500 members by 1995.  We are now a health plan choice for employer groups, and people purchasing coverage through Covered California and VHP's Individual & Family plans.

It is through our mission, vision and values that we provide quality service and affordable health plan options to our members.


VHP will have a positive and equitable impact on the health of our families, friends, and neighbors.


To support the well-being of our members through a commitment to accessible, high-quality health services and community-focused, local care.



care about the total well-being of our members.

show compassion and understanding for where each person is on their health journey.

enhance our community by advocating for the diversity of each individual.

embrace a commitment to ensuring that our members are treated with dignity and respect, and the importance of insuring health equity in both treatment and outcomes.

form a lasting connection with our providers, brokers and other partners to promote local business.

strive for continuous improvement in the services we offer and satisfaction with the VHP experience.

©2022 County of Santa Clara. All rights reserved.