Bulletins and Newsletters

Review these bulletins to stay up to date on news, policy changes and other issues important to your practice.

For Medical Policies, Medical Benefit Drug Policies, Coverage Determination Guidelines, Utilization Review Guidelines and corresponding update bulletins for UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, visit the Policies and Protocols section.

Foster Care News You Can Use

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, foster and adoptive youth are at risk for a variety of issues. PCPs and caregivers continue to be responsible for adhering to the escalated well-child exam schedule set forth by the American Academy of Pediatrics. 

Integrated Physical and Behavioral Health

Based on the research, we know that, as children’s exposure to adverse childhood events increases, children experience more difficulty with social determinants of health, physical health issues and behavioral health issues. 

UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete: Missouri Members Matched with a Navigator

The UnitedHealthcare Dual Complete® plan will now pair our members with a Navigator, a go-to-person for support, to assist them every step of the way on their health journey in Missouri. 

Missouri Access to Care and appointment availability standards

List of Missouri access to care and appointment availablity standards required by the state.

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Visit the Payment Policy Notifications page to view updates. 

Current Alerts & Bulletins

  • 05.26.2021 - Wellhop for Mom & Baby
  • 11.12.2020 - Retiring Admission Notification Fax Number
  • 12.10.2019 - Sleep Study FAQ - Effective October 1, 2019
  • 09.30.2019 - Expanded Community Plan Notification/Prior Authorization Requirements and Site of Service Medical Necessity Reviews for Certain Surgical Procedures Frequently Asked Questions – Effective Nov. 1, 2019 for MD, RI, WA, MI, MO, OH
  • 09.20.2019 - Reimbursement Notice for Evaluation and Management Services Performed During for UnitedHealthcare Community Plan