Managed Care Contracting

The UHC Managed Care Contracting Department represents UW Health as a unified mechanism for negotiating and servicing managed care contracts with insurers, employers and other health care organizations.
On behalf of UW Health, UHC currently holds more than 90 managed care agreements to deliver primary and specialty health care services locally, regionally and nationwide. UHC develops network initiatives on behalf of University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics (UWHC), University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation (UWMF), University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (UWSMPH), Chartwell Midwest Wisconsin (CMW), Generations Fertility Care (GFC), Madison Surgery Center (MSC), Transformations Surgery Center (TSC)UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital (UWRH), Wisconsin Dialysis Inc. (WDI), Wisconsin Sleep Inc. (WSI)SwedishAmerican (SA) and UnityPoint Health-Meriter (UPH-M). UW Health's Managed Care contracting team works with employers and insurance companies to develop a regional health care system linked to the multiple resources of UW Health.
For more information, please contact your UW Health Managed Care account manager:
Lori Madden (608) 263-9737
•  Jodi Schaaf (608) 265-0129


UW Health Orientation Manual
The UW Health Orientation Manual includes information to assist payers in administering their agreements with UHC, including descriptions of services and resources available within the UW Health system, as well as guidelines for referring patients to our facilities. It also helps clarify billing practices and payment processes.
When reviewing the enclosed information, please be aware there may be instances in which not all of UW Health's programs or providers are included within the contractual agreement you have with UHC. Please be sure to check your contract language for additional details or contact your Managed Care account manager.
UW Health Orientation Manual (pdf)*


These documents are updated annually. Although every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, please be advised that information shared in these documents can quickly become outdated.


If you have any questions, please contact UW Health's Managed Care Contracting Department (608) 828-8603.


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