UnitedHealthcare Expands Network Relationship with WhiteGlove House Call Health Statewide

UnitedHealthcare commercial health plan participants throughout Texas now have access to WhiteGlove’s unique at-home/at-work health care services

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UnitedHealthcare and WhiteGlove House Call Health have expanded their network relationship, giving UnitedHealthcare commercial health plan participants access to WhiteGlove’s services throughout Texas.

The new agreement expands in-network access to WhiteGlove for UnitedHealthcare commercial health plan customers from Austin and San Antonio to all of WhiteGlove’s Texas service areas, including Dallas, Fort Worth and Houston.

WhiteGlove offers cost-effective, quality routine medical care at home or at the workplace, 365 days a year from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. WhiteGlove’s services include routine medical care, most generic prescription medications prescribed during the visit, and a “well-kit” of foods, beverages and over-the-counter remedies, all for a regular primary-care physician co-pay.

“We’ve had a year of rave reviews from UnitedHealthcare plan participants in Austin and San Antonio, with clear cost savings and a higher-quality health care experience,” said Bob Fabbio, founder and CEO, WhiteGlove House Call Health. “We are thrilled that our relationship with UnitedHealthcare is being expanded to cover all of our service areas in Texas.”

“Our expanded relationship with WhiteGlove strengthens our shared commitment to facilitating broad access to quality, affordable health care for our customers in Texas,” said Tom Quirk, CEO, UnitedHealthcare of Texas. “We know our customers throughout the state will appreciate having access to WhiteGlove’s unique package of health care services.”

UnitedHealthcare serves more than 2.8 million Texans with a health care network statewide of 478 hospitals and more than 43,000 physicians.

About WhiteGlove

WhiteGlove House Call Health, Inc. is focused on changing health care on a national level by lowering the cost of health care while improving the health care experience. As a new choice in medical care, we offer our members access to affordable, high quality routine care at home or work, 365 days a year, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

About UnitedHealthcare

UnitedHealthcare (www.unitedhealthcare.com) provides a full spectrum of consumer-oriented health benefits plans and services to individuals, public sector employers and businesses of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 100 companies. The company organizes access to quality, affordable health care services on behalf of approximately 25 million individual consumers, contracting directly with more than 600,000 physicians and care professionals and 5,000 hospitals to offer them broad, convenient access to services nationwide. UnitedHealthcare is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified Fortune 50 health and well-being company.



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