Pre-authorisation is required in all cases where covered medical services are to exceed USD $500. In addition, pre-authorisation is required for all In-patient hospitalisation and out-patient surgery.
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Accessing Care in the US - US Verification of Benefits, Pre-authorisation and Admissions
All treatment in the US must be pre-authorised. Make sure your provider pre-authorises your medical treatment.
Utilising the UnitedHealthcare network simplifies your pre-authorisation process and claims filing. To find a UnitedHealthcare provider in your vicinity go to:
www.myuhc.com and choose UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
Please be sure to bring your membership card with you as it contains valuable information for your provider to access the UnitedHealthcare network. Failure to provide this information could result in you paying the difference between the network rate and the providers normal charge.
For Provider Services (US Medical Claims only):
Call: +1 800 718 1293
(inpatient notification required)
UHC Electronic Payer ID: 87726
Network: UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
P.O. Box 740372,
Atlanta, GA 30374-0372