This month helps us be more aware about health issues important to men. University of Utah Health Plans wants to help all men by focusing on the importance of certain preventable health problems. We encourage early detection and treatment of diseases among the men in our community.Read More
I had no idea I was not a perfectly healthy 34-year-old husband and father of three boys. Up until that moment, it had been just like any other Monday.Read More
Did you know that regular physical activity can increase your chances of living a longer, healthier life?Read More
We are thrilled to announce our selection for a CNCS Social Innovation Fund pay for success feasibility study! Innovative financing is helping us reduce asthma-related hospitalizations and emergency department visits through home-based interventions.Read More
Have a question about your health insurance coverage? Is your doctor covered? What is considered a preventive screening?Read More
Preterm birth is not just a baby issue, it is a FAMILY issue. With this in mind, the University of Utah has developed "What to Expect After Preterm Birth: A Guide for Families". The guide helps answer three central questions for families: 1) Why did this happen? 2) What are our chances of it happening again? and 3) What can we do to reduce our chance of another preterm birth? The Preterm Birth Guide is an important resource for families and healthcare providers.Read More
HealthyU recieved impressive results in the 2011 Managed Care/External Quality Review audit performed by HCE Quality Quest on behalf of the Utah Department of Health. The findings show that Healthy U met 97% of the required comliance standards and substantially met 3%.
"Following National Committee of Quality Assurance (NCQA) = Comprehensive Quality Improvement Program. UUHP has a strong Clinical Management Foundation"
"Healthy U's management team is knowledgeable and well-versed in Utah's Medicaid regulations (and impending changes), and with related national trends."
"Appropriate policies and procedures are in place to assure the accuracy and the timeliness of claims, provider and eligibility data." - NCQA HEDIS 2013 Compliance Audit