Bristol Hospital And United Healthcare Renew Network Relationship

10/28/2013
Bristol, Conn.- Bristol Hospital and UnitedHealthcare have renewed their network relationship, giving UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored, individual and Medicare Advantage plan participants continued access to Bristol Hospital’s inpatient and outpatient services. Bristol Hospital will continue its participation with the UnitedHealthcare and Oxford care provider networks. 
 
“For more than 20 years, Bristol Hospital and UnitedHealthcare have worked together to improve the overall health of the community we serve,” said George Eighmy, CPA, FHFMA, vice president of finance and chief financial officer of Bristol Hospital and Health Care Group. “Our renewed relationship with UnitedHealthcare will enable us to continue to offer high-quality services to UnitedHealthcare and Oxford plan participants as we have in the past at in-network benefit levels.”
 
“Our renewed network relationship with Bristol Hospital gives UnitedHealthcare plan participants in Connecticut ongoing choice and access to medical facilities and physicians close to where they live and work,” said Stephen J. Farrell, president and CEO, UnitedHealthcare of New England.