UnitedHealthcare has recently made some important changes to their out-of-network lab benefits.

Learn how these changes may affect you and your patients

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UnitedHealthcare has made Quest Diagnostics a Preferred Laboratory Network provider. Choose Quest as your preferred lab today.

Lower costs, simpler experience, more access to testing and medical expertise. That’s why UnitedHealthcare has made us a Preferred Laboratory Network provider, chosen out of approximately 300 in-network labs. What does our preferred status mean? No burdensome out-of-network lab certification process for you and your patients, and lower out-of-pocket testing costs for your UnitedHealthcare patients—$0 for some.*

Treatment recommendations, staffing decisions, healthcare regimens…you make smart choices every day. Make today the day you choose Quest as your preferred lab.

*Varies by state, plan, and member deductible

Lower cost. Happier patients.

When you send your patients to Quest, they benefit from lower or no out-of-pocket costs and pricing transparency.

Simpler experience. Better engagement.

Convenience and timely access to results can help improve your patients’ engagement, adherence, and satisfaction.

Less paperwork. More efficiency.

Seamless EMR integration and our easy-to-use Quanum® Lab Services Manager can help you streamline workflow.

Advanced testing. Accessible expertise.

Access one of the broadest specialty menus in the industry, along with medical experts for clinical support.

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New out-of-network requirements

UnitedHealthcare has updated its out-of-network lab certification process for commercial plans. Now, when you send UnitedHealthcare patients to an out-of-network lab, you’ll have to fill out more forms, and your patients may get hit with higher out-of-pocket costs. Two more reasons to make us your preferred lab.