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UHC Specialty Updates: Beneficiary Companion, Life/AD&D Quick Hits, and Other Life Value-Adds

Nov 04, 2022

UHC provided the following important updates on their Specialty products.


Beneficiary Companion

UnitedHealthcare Life insurance plans include the enhanced value-added program called Beneficiary Companion. This feature provides 24/7 professional guidance for beneficiaries to help close out the covered member's affairs.


Services Include:

  • How to obtain Death Certificate copies 
  • Notifications to Social Security Administration, Credit Reporting agencies, Credit Card companies/Financial Institutions, Third Party Vendors and Government Agencies
  • Social Media Shut-Down
  • Fraud Resolution


See UHC's Benefit Companion flyer for more information.


Life/AD&D Quick Hits

Did you know? 30% of U.S. households do not have life insurance protection. 50% say they need more life insurance.


Group life available down to 2 eligible employees!

  • Groups with 2-5 eligible employees may be sold
  • Without medical but must have 2 additional ancillary products
  • Group size determines guarantee issue and plan maximums
  • Dependent Basic Life is available for any group size
  • Basic Life is available as flat amount in $5K increments OR 1x or 2x salary.
  • Supplemental Life available for groups 10+ eligible.


See UHC's Life Insurance flyer for more information.


Other Life Value-Adds

UnitedHealthcare plans include many resources and personal support services to help your employees prepare to help their loved ones with loss. These services are available 24/7 and at no additional cost.

  • Will and Trust PreparationHelp to create a will, trust and power of attorney online
  • Beneficiary Services
    • Grief support
    • Financial and legal support 
  • Travel assistanceHelp with travel-related or medical emergencies


see UHC's Life/AD&D Value-Adds Services flyer for more information.



For questions or help with a UHC Specialty quote, please contact a member of your B&P Sales Team - 888.722.3373.


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