Training and Education

Please see below for a list of our current training materials for care providers.

Project ECHO: East Tennessee State University
Training Opportunities: Buprenorphine Medication Assisted Treatment (BMAT) Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes)
Learn more or register for an upcoming training

OptumHealth Education and Optum Provider Express offer a variety of informational webinars and training resources for providers. Training classes, guides and resources are added frequently.

  • OptumHealth Education - OptumHealth Education offers accredited, on-demand webcasts and information regarding upcoming conferences for both physical and behavioral health providers. Some activities include Disease Management, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Behavioral Health, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
  • Provider Express Training & Guided Tours - Optum Provider Express offers guided training about prior authorization, eligibility and benefits, and claims (claim entry, corrected claims, claim inquiry, etc.). First-time user training is available as well as a technical resource guide.
  • Provider Express Webinars & Training Resources - Optum Provider Express offers informational webinars and training resources for providers to learn more about how to use the website and other topics that may be vital to your practice.
    • Online training for Behavioral Health Providers is available under “UnitedHealthcare Community Plan Prior Authorization Training for Behavioral Health Providers”.

Our Healthcare Professional Education and Training page is your source for on-demand education created specifically for UnitedHealthcare providers. It gives you in-depth information and meaningful updates from UnitedHealthcare 24/7 and can be accessed from any device.

Topics

  • Claims and Payments: Get the most recent claims processing information.
  • Link Tutorials: Tutorials will quickly get you up to speed with our online self-service tools.
  • State-Specific Information: Each state has its own page for state-specific information and resources.