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Register Now for United Advantage Knowledge Institute 101

April 10, 2017

Knowledge Institute 101 engages those new to the health care industry through an entry-level training program, taught from a carrier-neutral perspective.  This course is ideal for those just staring in managed care or making a career transition from property and casualty background.  A three-day classroom training session maximizes awareness of key Managed Care principles,including::

  • Health Care Legislative Review
  • Health Care Cost Drivers
  • Consumer-Driven Health Care
  • Underwriting (Basic and Fully Insured)
  • Network Contracting Strategies
  • Utilization Management

Dates: June 19-23, 2017
Location:  Portland, Ore.  
Applicant:  Knowledge Institute 101 is available on a first come, first served basis.  A typical attendee profile is someone that is entry-level with limited industry knowledge.  You are not required to hold an insurance license but it is required to participate in CE credits*, ranging from 12-30 state approved credit hours.  
Cost: Travel plus hotel expense the agency’s responsibility.  All other program-related expenses will be covered by UnitedHealthcare.
Registration:  To register by June 2, 2017 visit click on Training & Education tab, and choose the “Knowledge Institute 101” link.

Need your United Advantage agency ID number?  Email us at 

*Credits are not available in all states.  Eligibility and number of credits vary by state.

January 1, 2017 PDL Updates

The following updates will take effect for the OptumRx direct Prescription Drug Lists (PDLs) on January 1, 2017. Learn more

New Sales Automation Management Tool

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