Community Medical & UnitedHealthcare have reached a contract agreement

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Community Medical and UnitedHealthcare have reached a contract agreement three weeks after their original contract expired, leaving patients with difficult choices.

Thousands of Valley residents were unsure about the future of their health insurance because the contracts between the Community Health System and three health plans expired on December 31, 2022.

HELP: Contract negotiations remain unsuccessful between Community Doctors, health insurance plans

UnitedHealthcare is one of the three that have completed contracts, but sources confirmed to Action News Saturday that an agreement has been reached.

up Community Medical website, UnitedHealthcare has been removed from the “discontinued commercial health plan” category.

Anthem Blue Cross and Cigna remain in that category. More information about the agreement with UnitedHealthcare is expected to be announced on Sunday.

The video above is from an earlier story and will be updated.

Stay with ABC30 for the latest on this developing story.

Copyright © 2023 KFSN-TV. All Rights Reserved.

Leave a Comment