Special Needs Unit Reminder

Last update: October 2, 2020

The UnitedHealthcare Special Needs Unit offers services for members who have unique needs due to ongoing physical, developmental, emotional or behavioral conditions. The unit educates and helps UnitedHealthcare Community Plan members:

  • Find a doctor or dentist.
  • Identify and connect with community and state resources.
  • Connect with behavioral health providers and case management.
  • Access the transportation benefit.
  • Understand and coordinate their other benefits.

Learn More

For more information about the Special Needs Unit, go to > Provider Administrative Manual and Guides > Pennsylvania > View the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Pennsylvania Care Provider Manual.

Call the Special Needs Unit at 877-844-8844 to connect a UnitedHealthcare Community Plan member with these services.