Update: Oncology specialty pharmacy requirement

Last modified: April 14,  2021

We announced on March 1, 2021, that starting with dates of service on June 7, 2021, outpatient hospitals must obtain certain oncology supportive care medications from the indicated specialty pharmacies, except as otherwise authorized by UnitedHealthcare.

Specialty pharmacies

Please refer to the following list for the indicated specialty pharmacies and the oncology supportive care medications that must be obtained from a specialty pharmacy.


Please contact your Network Management or Provider Relations teams.