The following commercial health plans are offered in Alaska. Open the section below to view more information.
Surest is a UnitedHealthcare company that administers health plans without deductibles or coinsurance. Members have access to the nationwide UnitedHealthcare and Optum® Behavioral Health networks and can check costs and care options in advance.
If you participate in UnitedHealthcare commercial plans, you automatically participate in Surest benefit plans at the existing commercial reimbursement rates per your participation agreement.
A small number of members have the Surest Flex plan, which includes the feature of flexible coverage. For a fixed list of plannable tests, procedures or treatments, the member must activate coverage at least 3 business days in advance of the service, or the member may not have coverage for the service.
Claims: Please send claims to us electronically using Surest Payer ID 25463 or by mail to Surest, P.O. Box 211758, Eagan, MN 55121. Include the subscriber ID and rendering address on the claim to help us confirm the copay/member price. Check the status of your claims in the UnitedHealthcare Provider Portal.
Eligibility and benefits: To check member eligibility and benefits, visit the provider portal or call Surest Provider Services at 844-368-6661. If you’re requesting information about a dependent, we’ll need the subscriber ID.