UnitedHealthcare, CaroMont Health come to contract agreement

CHARLOTTE — UnitedHealthcare members who use CaroMont Health are getting some good news.

Action 9′s Jason Stoogenke found out both sides have worked out a deal with just days to spare.

Their current contract was up on April 1. After that, United members would have had to pay out-of-network at many CaroMont facilities or find new doctors.

However, the parties agreed to terms through March 31, 2025. This means those patients will remain in-network with no disruption in their service.

Patients who got United specifically through their employer and use any of the CaroMont facilities listed below, would have had to pay out-of-network prices for everything service there, or would they would have had to switch doctors.

The following were the affected CaroMont facilities:

  • Regional Medical Center
  • Regional Medical Center-Mount Holly
  • Cancer Center
  • Lincoln Cancer Center
  • Outpatient Surgery
  • A few others

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