Insurance Providers February 15, 2022

Advaita Integrated Medicine Contracts with Optum and United Healthcare to offer Psychiatry and Primary Care




(RALEIGH, North Carolina):
Advaita Integrated Medicine, PLLC (Advaita Integrated Medicine) announced a new partnership with Optum and United Healthcare. Advaita Integrated Medicine has contracted with Optum and United Healthcare to provide psychiatry, primary care, and therapy throughout North Carolina.


Advaita Integrated Medicine Vice President of People Hayat Shawwa had this to say about the partnership, “Optum and United Healthcare have been exceptional companies to partner with as they make the process for providers coming onboard seamless and transparent. We’re excited and ready to serve Optum and United Healthcare clients and patients and to expand access to affordable, and quality mental, behavioral, and primary medical care. We are looking forward to a continued partnership with Optum and United Healthcare.”


The partnership between Blue Cross NC and Advaita Integrated Medicine will allow more North Carolinians to access whole-person care – treating mental and physical health at the same time – through their existing insurance benefits. Both Blue Cross NC and Advaita Integrated Medicine are committed to the well-being of North Carolinians and believe that through working together, North Carolina can become a national leader in healthcare.


About Optum: Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. With more than 210,000 people worldwide, Optum delivers intelligent, integrated solutions that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health. Optum is part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH).


About UnitedHealthcare: UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making the health system work better for everyone by simplifying the health care experience, meeting consumer health and wellness needs, and sustaining trusted relationships with care providers. In the United States, UnitedHealthcare offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs for individuals, employers, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries, and contracts directly with more than 1.3 million physicians and care professionals, and 6,500 hospitals and other care facilities nationwide. The company also provides health benefits and delivers care to people through owned and operated health care facilities in South America. UnitedHealthcare is one of the businesses of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), a diversified health care company.


About Advaita Integrated Medicine: Advaita Integrated Medicine is an integrated care practice that provides psychiatry, medication management, preventative primary care, and therapy for individuals dealing with substance use/addiction and mental health disorders including, bipolar, anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD, and ADHD. Advaita Integrated Medicine serves adults in the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill area in person and individuals throughout the state of North Carolina virtually. Advaita Integrated Medicine leverages an interdisciplinary team to work collaboratively with their patients to help them achieve their goals. They take a values-based, mission-driven and provider-centric approach to healthcare and they pride themselves on clinical sophistication, care coordination, integrated care, all in the pursuit of human flourishing.


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