Care Provider Administrative Guides and Manuals

The following links provide information including, but not limited to, prior authorization, processing claims, protocol, contact information and resources.

Administrative Guide for Commercial, Medicare Advantage and DSNP

Community Plan Care Provider Manuals for Medicaid Plans by State

If you need an older version of an Administrative Guide or Care Provider Manual, please contact your Provider Advocate. To find the contact information for your Provider Advocate, go to Find a Network Contact, and then select your state.


  • 2020 UnitedHealthcare Care Provider Administrative Guide


  • 2019 UnitedHealthcare Care Provider Administrative Guide
  • 2020 Bind Administrative Guide