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IU Health and UnitedHealthcare reach contract agreement

The state’s largest hospital and physician network has reached a contract agreement with the state’s second-largest health insurance provider.

Indiana University Health and UnitedHealthcare had been negotiating terms since before the previous contract expired on December 31st.

IU Health has been granting UnitedHealthcare patients a special ‘in-network’ status while working toward a resolution.

The new agreement confirms that IU Health physicians and facilities are again in-network providers for UnitedHealthcare insurance plans.

All services provided by IU Health as of January 1st will be billed as in-network.