Referrals Tool

Referrals Made Easy

Use the new Referrals tool to submit new referral requests and check the status of referral submissions.

referralLink is going to be retired soon. Learn more about the new Referrals tool on the UnitedHeathcare provider portal.

Benefits and Features

  • Find out if a referral is needed for your patient.
  • Submit a referral request and receive a confirmation number.
  • Check the status of a referral request.
  • View, print or save confirmation numbers and timelines for submitted referrals.

Not Registered?

In order to access secure content on to submit claims, verify eligibility or to check for prior authorization requirements, you’ll need to create an Optum ID. 

Need Help?

If you need technical help, please email or call UnitedHealthcare Web Support at 866-842-3278, option 1. Representatives are available Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Central Time.