We are now Optum Financial which includes Optum Bank
We have renamed our business Optum Financial. We will continue to be a leader in health accounts while expanding our financial capabilities and banking expertise. Our focus remains on helping businesses and consumers save, spend, pay and invest for health care.
Amounts paid for certain personal protective equipment are now treated as qualified medical expenses
Personal protective equipment such as masks, hand sanitizer and sanitizing wipes purchased for preventing the spread of COVID-19 is now treated as a qualified medical expense (IRS Notice 2021-7).
Use the following resources to make the most of your account.
Health savings account —
For all employees
Flexible Benefits — For State and Higher Education employees only
Health Finance Ed Center
Important note: If you terminate your employment during the plan year, check your FSA balance(s). You’ll have 90 days after your termination date to submit claims. Any funds left in your account(s) after the 90 days are forfeited.
Optum Bank Academy Educational Courses
- HSA - Start Saving Now
- Money Management: Using Your HSA to Take Control of Your Health Care Dollar
- The Savvy [Health Care] Shopper: Strategies for Lowering the Cost of Care
- Money in the Bank: Your HSA as an Investment Tool
Take control of your health and dependent care spending and saving
Find out what you can buy with your health account. Expenses include medical, dental, vision and prescription expenses.
Get answers to FAQs including how to submit a claim, access your tax forms, start investing your HSA dollars and more.
Make managing and paying for qualified and eligible medical expenses easier with the Optum Bank app.