New EMR/EHR Preferred Lab Network Requirement

Beginning April 1, 2021, for commercial plans, providers with an electronic medical record (EMR) or electronic health record (EHR) will be required to allow at least one Preferred Lab Network (PLN) provider integration to the EMR or EHR.

If you do not have a PLN integrated into your EMR or EHR for lab testing, access UnitedHealthcare Preferred Lab Network and complete the EMR/EHR integration request form to identify the PLN you would like to use for integration. Please send completed form to

Additional integration details can be found on our Preferred Lab Network site on