Training and Education

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

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  • Provider Express Behavioral Health Webinars & Training - Optum Provider Express offers informational webinars and training resources for providers on 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”.

Fluoride Varnish Training Tool

Smiles for Life is a National Oral Health Curriculum Educational Training Tool for our participating PCPs to take Coursework 6 & 7 Modules in their understanding of the Fluoride Varnish Program.

Access Training Modules 6 & 7.

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of New Jersey provides trainings to all MLTSS providers.

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 (Last Modified 06.08.2018) - 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 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”.
  • 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.

Referrals Self-Paced User Guide - Use the UnitedHealthcare provider portal to check referral requirements, submit requests and see the status of referrals.  This guide will get you started using our Referrals solution.

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.