- Extension of COVID-19 renewal program: UnitedHealthcare is extending their commitment to renew at existing rates or better for groups with 2-499 eligible lives until December 31, 2020. This applies to fully insured Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability and Supplemental Health* plans. Details included in the COVID FAQs link above.
- Reduction in dental premium: UnitedHealthcare Dental is providing a 50%, 1-month premium reduction in July-reflected on June invoices.
- Enhanced reimbursement rates for dental care providers: In-network dentists enrolled in electronic payments will receive increases between $5 and $10 for certain services related to routine exams, emergency services and initial evaluations for children and adults. UnitedHealthcare Dental contracted providers may be eligible to gain access to a portion of UnitedHealthcare Dental's $10 million COVID-19 relief package.**
These last few months highlighted how important and valuable UnitedHealthcare's Financial Protection products are, providing an additional layer of protection to help offset the unexpected costs that may greatly impact an employee's health and financial security.
UnitedHealthcare also offers member tips to help make the most of Specialty Benefits from home.
* Supplemental Health (Critical Illness, Accident, Hospital Indemnity) available for groups of 51+ employees.
** Enhanced rates available until program funding is exhausted and may not be available in all states or for all dental plans.