Saint Michael’s Medical Center and UnitedHealthcare have established
a new network relationship that gives people enrolled in United Healthcare
employer-sponsored, individual, Medicare and Medicaid health plans access
to all Saint Michael’s facilities and physicians.
Saint Michael’s physicians and other health care providers are committed
to improving access to high-quality care, enhancing clinical outcomes,
lowering costs of care and creating an exceptional patient experience
for New Jersey residents.
“We are delighted to establish a network relationship with UnitedHealthcare,”
said Saint Michael’s CEO Robert Iannaccone. “By working together,
we can enhance and improve access to critical health services for more
individuals and families served by UnitedHealthcare.”
Saint Michael’s is a 357-bed regional tertiary-care, teaching and
research center in the heart of Newark's business and educational
district. The hospital is a member of Prime Healthcare Services.
“Saint Michael’s is an important addition to our care provider
network and offers patients and their families greater choice and access
to quality, cost-effective care,” said Paul Marden, CEO of UnitedHealthcare
of New Jersey.
In New Jersey, UnitedHealthcare serves more than 1.7 million people enrolled
in individual, employer-sponsored, Medicare and Medicaid health plans,
with a network of 102 hospitals and more than 35,000 physicians and other
care providers statewide.
To locate a Saint Michael’s facility or physician, visit myuhc.com
or download the Health4Me app.
About Saint Michael’s:
Established by the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor in 1867, Saint Michael's
Medical Center is a 358-bed regional tertiary-care, teaching, and research
center in the heart of Newark's business and educational district
and is accredited by The Joint Commission. Combining state-of-the-art
technology, the latest diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, leading-edge
research, and a network of highly qualified physicians, nurses, and allied
health professionals, the hospital provides top-quality health care services
delivered with compassionate care.
UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people nationwide live healthier
lives by simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health
and wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care providers.
The company offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals,
employers, military service members, retirees and their families, and
Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more
than 1 million physicians and care professionals, and 6,000 hospitals
and other care facilities nationwide. UnitedHealthcare is one of the businesses
of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified Fortune 50 health and
well-being company. For more information, visit UnitedHealthcare at www.uhc.com
or follow @myUHC on Twitter.