BHO was founded in 1991 and is a subsidiary of UnitedHealthcare. It arranges mental health, addiction treatment, work-life, and employee assistance services for its clients. Currently, BHO assists clients such as union trusts, third-party administrators, insurance carriers, and self-insured employers.2
BHO promotes personalized care in a setting that’s the least disruptive for the member’s work and personal lives while still providing appropriate treatment. The company works with providers and insurers to make sure care is necessary, fitting, and appropriately priced.2
BHO will typically cover most major addictions. To know for sure if you can receive treatment for the substance to which you are addicted, it’s best to check with BHO.
Some of the most commonly covered substances include:
Many rehab programs will be able to treat these addictions, so you should look for a facility that is covered by your BHO plan to get the treatment you need.
American Addiction Centers and other rehab centers are required to protect identifiable health information. They are generally not allowed to disclose to someone outside the program that you are seeking treatment there or any of your health information. However, they can share relevant information under certain circumstances, such as the following:
Your privacy as a client is taken extremely seriously and is protected under law.
The first step is to verify your benefits and find out what your plan will cover. Keep in mind that people can have different plans and coverage varies depending on the plan.
You have a few options for verifying your benefits. You can call one of our admissions navigators at 888-966-8152, use the chat feature on our site, or use the form on this page.
We can help you find a good program for yourself or a loved one based on your particular situation.