After deliberating UnitedHealthcare and Wellmont Health System agreed to a contract extension.

The contract will be extend until June 18th, and for now UnitedHealthcare will be able to continue to get in-network coverage at Wellmont.

UnitedHealthcare representative stated that they will be continue to work with Wellmont and will continue to keep their member informed about the agreement.

A UnitedHealthcare representative sent us the following statement about the extension.