UHC provided the following important updates on their Specialty products.
Waiving Dental Waiting Period
If a group is transferring their dental coverage to UnitedHealthcare and selected a dental plan with a waiting period for major services, they can get that waiting period waived for the initial enrolling employees if they provide the following information.
- Proof of prior coverage for major services: This requires a benefit summary, certificate of coverage or an explanation of benefits from the prior carrier showing coverage for major services.
- Proof of prior coverage for the proceeding plan year: This could be in the form of a renewal from the prior carrier showing coverage dates or a recent bill and a year-old bill.
See UHC’s Dental Waiting Periods flyer for more details.
UHC Vision Network
Finding a trustworthy provider who meets you lifestyle, eye care and eyewear needs is easier with UnitedHealthcare.
With UHC's large national eye care network, you can take advantage of personalized care at a private practice or convenient evening and weekend hours at your favorite retail chain.
Well-known practices and brands in UHC's network include:
- Target Optical
- EyeMart Express
- Warby Parker
- 1-800 Contacts
- And much more!
See UHC’s Vision Provider Network 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.