Preventing disease and detecting health issues at an early stage are essential to living a healthy life. Following clinically accepted guidelines – and your doctor’s advice – will help you stay healthy. Be sure to discuss specific health questions and concerns with your doctor.Preventive Care Flyer (PDF)(258 KB) Preventive Care Guidelines for You and Your Family U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
With myNurseLine services, you can call a registered nurse at anytime, day or night. They can help answer questions like “Can you help me find a network doctor?”, “Does my medication have side effects?” and “What are my treatment options?” They can assist you in finding network doctors and even help schedule appointments.
This program is tailored to your individual smoking habits and needs. You’ll set a “Quit Date” and begin a staged approach to stop smoking. This program features five levels with tips on how to quit, smoking cessation information and access to additional interactive tools to help keep you on track to meet your Quit Date goal.
To access this program, visit www.healthselectoftexas.com and log into your account, click Health & Wellness, then Your Personal Health Center on the right side of the screen.Smoking and Your Health Flyer (PDF)(362 KB)
Enjoy a healthy lifestyle for less, with our discounted products and services through UnitedHealth Allies®.
UnitedHealth Allies is administered by HealthAllies®, Inc., a discount medical plan organization located at 505 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 850, Glendale, CA, 91203, 1-800-860-8773. UnitedHealth Allies is not insurance. UnitedHealth Allies provides discounts at certain health care providers for medical services. UnitedHealth Allies does not make payments directly to the providers of medical services. The program member is obligated to pay for all health care services but will receive a discount from those health care providers who have contracted with the discount plan organization.Learn More (PDF)(445 KB)
Take advantage of discounts on frames and lenses, or even a discount on laser vision correction surgery.
The following are vision discount providers in Texas:
Please note: the information is subject to change; before seeking services, members should verify the discounts are available.
To learn more, login to your account and click on "Providers and Facilities" and "Find Vision Care". You will need to provide your member identification information from your Medical ID card. Note - the vision care web pages will open in a new window. Close the newly opened window, if you wish to return to your myuhc.com/hs homepage.Learn More (PDF)(445 KB)
Find mental health and substance abuse resources when you login to your online account and click on "Behavorial Health".
To learn more, click here.
Visit Health Care Lane today and meet a lot of friendly people who will help you make sense of health care basics and how to maximize benefits. And don't forget to check out Wellness Days, a fun-filled festival of good health and wellness. Adobe Flash player is needed to view this information.Visit Health Care Lane
Get information on a wide range of health topics and tools that make tasks such as handling health insurance claims and finding a doctor easier. The site also offers information on age-related health, wellness and disease management programs. Stay up-to-date on the latest health and wellness information via live webinars hosted by leading experts.View Site
UHC.TV is a new online television network that presents educational and entertaining video programs about good health and living well to help people get inspired to grow healthy and live better.View Site
Our award-winning Healthy Mind Healthy Body publication provides the latest health news and tips, and allows you to select health topics that meet your personal needs and interests. Topics range from family health to fitness to diabetes and asthma management. Sign up for this monthly newsletter by selecting the "HealthSelect" plan option and entering your email address.
To support the needs of diverse communities, we have created our multicultural Centers of Excellence: Latino Health Solutions, Generations of Wellness® (African American Health) and our Asian-language website.
You can find valuable health care information and learn more about medical needs affecting Hispanic families, including an English/Spanish fotonovela that discusses common health conditions.Go to www.uhclatino.com
You can find a wealth of useful information about African American health, including recipes, exercise tips and questions to ask your doctor.Go to www.uhcgenerations.com
You can find health information and resources, including provider directories, available in Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Japanese.Go to www.uhcasian.com