Common Questions

What accreditations and certifications has UnitedHealthcare received?
  • Health Plan Accreditation
  • Many of UnitedHealthcare's health plans have been awarded NCQA Health Plan Accreditation. This includes Commercial HMO, HMO/POS, and PPO plans and Marketplace HMO and PPO plans.
  • NCQA Health Plan Accreditation is a nationally recognized evaluation that purchasers, regulators and consumers can use to assess health plans.
  • You can check your UnitedHealthcare health plan's accreditation status at NCQA Health Plan Report Card.
  • Physician Quality Certification
  • UnitedHealthcare has been awarded NCQA Physician Quality certification.
  • NCQA's Physician Quality (PQ) Certification program evaluates how well health plans measure and report the quality and cost of physicians.
  • You can check UnitedHealthcare's Physician Quality certification status at NCQA Physician Quality Report Card.
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About NCQA
NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information through the web and the media in order to help consumers, employers and others make more informed health care choices.

Learn more about NCQA Accreditations and Certifications.

UnitedHealthcare has been awarded URAC accreditations.

Learn more about UnitedHealthcare URAC Accreditations.

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About URAC
URAC is an independent, nonprofit health care accrediting organization dedicated to promoting health care quality through accreditation, education and measurement.

Evercare Hospice & Palliative Care, a UnitedHealthcare preferred provider, has been awarded the following accreditation:
  • CHAP Hospice Standards of Excellence
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About CHAP
Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP) is an independent not-for-profit accrediting body for community-based health care organizations. CHAP has deeming authority by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), meaning CHAP has full deeming authority for home health, hospice and home medical equipment providers.

To learn more about CHAP, visit