Helping you along the way

While the Medical Weight Loss program will arm you with resources, support and strategies to help you lose weight, there are other resources available. Here are some of the tools to help you on your weight-loss and wellness journey.

Health Care Advisor and Benefits Advocate

You have a go-to resource for assistance with claims, help finding providers and 24/7 access to nurses for specific medical questions and guidance on where to go for care. These teams can help you with personalized support to learn more about Medical Weight Loss and other programs that support a healthy lifestyle and are available as part of your medical plan.

  • If you’re eligible for UnitedHealth Group benefits, call Health Care Advisor at 800-357-1371
  • If you’re eligible for OptumCare benefits, call Benefits Advocate at 844-585-1466 for UHC benefit plans or Surest Flex Copay Plan members contact 855-472-7778
  • If you’re eligible for Optum Select benefits, call Benefits Advocate at 844-222-6320 for UHC benefit plans or Optum Select Surest Plan contact 855-472-7778

United Well-being resources

Whether it’s meeting with a well-being coach, accessing healthy recipes or joining a UnitedHealth Group employee support group, United Well-being can help you on your journey.

Your health and happiness matter to us. Explore our resources to help you be your best at work and at home — so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Learn more about supportive programs and eligibility on United Well-being, including:

  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Rewards for Health
  • Self Care on-demand mental health support
  • Real Appeal® online weight loss program
  • Level 2™ Type 2 diabetes program