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Annual Privacy Notice to be Issued

March 3, 2017

UnitedHealthcare’s Financial Information Privacy Notice  (FIPN) will be sent to fully insured dental and/or vision plan subscribers beginning late March, as required annually under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA). The notice describes how medical, dental and financial information about members may be used and disclosed, and how members can exercise their privacy rights, if they wish. 

This mailing excludes subscribers who are also covered under a fully insured, UnitedHealthcare medical policy, as a similar notice was sent to that membership in late 2016.  

A sample of the 2017 FIPN mailer—modified to apply to both dental and vision plan members—is provided here. Members who have consented to electronic communications, may receive the notice via email. Full versions of the Notices of Privacy Practices are posted on® and

January 1, 2018 PDL Updates

The following updates will take effect for the OptumRx direct Prescription Drug Lists (PDLs) on January 1, 2018. Learn more

New Sales Automation Management Tool

Check out our new Sales Automation Management (SAM). Learn more

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