Tenet, UHC Reach Contract Agreement
Medical Care at SLU Hospital, Des Peres Hospital Continues to Be Covered
United Healthcare (UHC), which provides medical insurance to Saint Louis University employees, and Tenet, the parent company of Saint Louis University Hospital and Des Peres Hospital, have agreed to a new contract. Medical care for patients who receive outpatient or inpatient hospital services at a Tenet facility will continue to be covered by UHC insurance.
The contract between UHC and Tenet was set to expire on Thursday.
The contract between SLUCare and UHC was not affected by the negotiations. SLUCare and Tenet are different organizations and each has its own contract with UHC.