February 01, 2022

Change in post-acute care management

Starting April 1, 2022, naviHealth will manage post-acute care for UnitedHealthcare Institutional-Equivalent Special Needs Plans (IE-SNP)/Assisted Living Health Plan members. This includes concurrent (continued stay) review and discharge planning for members transitioning to and receiving skilled care in:

  • Skilled nursing facilities (SNFs)
  • Acute inpatient rehab (AIR)
  • Long-term acute care (LTAC) 

Plans not included:

  • UnitedHealthcare Institutional Special Needs Plans (ISNP)
  • Any Medicare Advantage members included in a delegated risk agreement to provider medical groups (e.g., OptumCare Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare commercial plans
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plans (Medicaid Only Plans)
  • Long-Term Support Services (LTSS)


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