UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
You appear to be browsing this site using Internet Explorer 6. This browser is now out of date. For safer, more reliable browsing it is recommended that you upgrade your browser to Firefox, Safari or Internet Explorer 7 or 8.
Shortcut Navigation:

What can we do to make the UnitedHealthcare Provider Manuals better for you? Click here to provide feedback.

Please select the state where you practice.

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Hawaii Providers

Aloha and welcome to the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan website.

Here, you will find the information and links you need to conduct business with UHC Community Plan.  Please choose your topic of interest, by selecting one of the navigation buttons on the left-hand side of the page, or select one of the topics or products below to view the details.

Contact Us - QUEST Integration (PDF 73.33 KB)

 

HIPAA Claim Edits

UnitedHealthcare applies HIPAA edits to professional (837p) and Institutional (837i) claims submitted electronically. Visit the EDI Claim Edits page for more information including a complete list of edits, edits related to ICD-10 codes and applicable payers. Claims that reject for HIPAA edits will appear on a clearinghouse level report, enabling you to Identify and correct rejected Information prior to UnitedHealthcare receiving the claim.

Cultural Competency
Changes and Updates to Service Delivery

Any changes or updates to service delivery will be communicated via this portal under the Section "Changes and Updates to Services Delivery," Provider Newsletters or Bulletins, Provider Education & Training Sessions and other forms of communication. 

Medical Injectables

Specialty pharmacy medications covered on the Medical Benefit may be provided through a variety of channels – home infusion provider, outpatient facility, physician, or specialty pharmacy.

For physicians who do not want to buy-and-bill a specialty pharmacy medication that is covered on the Medical Benefit, they may choose to source through a network specialty pharmacy:

Network Specialty Pharmacy

Phone Number

BioScrip (offers nursing services)

• also a National Home Infusion Provider for Medical Benefit medications

866-788-7710

The following specialty pharmacies may also provide specific categories of specialty pharmacy medications:

Network Specialty Pharmacy

Medication Category

Phone Number

Accredo (offers nursing services)

Enzyme Deficiency

Gaucher's Disease

Immune Globulin

Pulmonary Hypertension

800-803-2523

Option Care (offers nursing services)

Cardiovascular/Heart Failure

Enzyme Deficiency

Gaucher's Disease

Hemophilia

Immune Globulin

Makena

866-827-8203

CVS Caremark Specialty Pharmacy

Enzyme Deficiency

Gaucher's Disease

Makena

Pulmonary Hypertension

800-237-2767

Coverage of the requested drug is dependent on the member's benefits, and the availability of a specific drug from a network specialty pharmacy may vary.

The Specialty Pharmacy can deliver the medication to the healthcare practitioner's office or another site (ex. patient's home) upon request, and the Specialty Pharmacy will bill the patient's health plan directly.

 

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Medical Policies and Coverage Determination Guidelines

 

Integrity of Claims, Reports, and Representations to the Government

UnitedHealth Group requires compliance with the requirements of federal and state laws that prohibit the submission of false claims in connection with federal health care programs, including Medicare and Medicaid. Click here (PDF 38.15 KB) to download our policy.