Opioid Programs and Resources

In response to the U.S. opioid epidemic, UnitedHealthcare has developed programs to help our members receive the care and treatment they need safely and effectively.

To identify providers for opioid treatment, visit the Behavioral Healthcare Options home page.

For additional resources and to better understand HPN/SHL pharmacy programs, please follow the links below.

We’ve also established measures based on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) opioid treatment guidelines to help prevent overuse of short-acting and long-acting opioid medications.

Recent updates from HPN/SHL:

Resources from UnitedHealthcare and Optum:

For more resources from UnitedHealthcare visit the Drug Lists and Pharmacy page.
For your HPN/SHL Commercial members, please push the “+” next to “Opioid Programs and Resources – Commercial.”  For your HPN Medicaid members, please push the “+” next to “Opioid Programs and Resources – Community Plan (Medicaid)."

Other resources: