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UHC Telemental Health Network Expansion

Mar 03, 2017

​Optum Behavioral Health Expands Network for Telemental Health Video-based Health Care Service

To improve access to care, Optume Behavioral Health has expanded its telemental health network to over 3,000 behavioral providers including AmWell and Doctor on Demand psychologists and psychiatrists effective January 1. Expanding the telemental health network provides network solutions for those in underserved areas and improves overall wait-time for appointments with behavioral providers.

UnitedHealthcare members have the option of seeing a behavioral health provider via video-enabled capabilities:

​Note telemental behavioral benefit is separate from UnitedHealthcare’s virtual visits (medical) model: 

Expanding telemental health network to include 3,000+ providers, covering all 50 states will: 

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