United Energy Workers Healthcare
We Help You Receive the Benefits You Deserve
United Energy Workers Healthcare is committed to delivering no-cost home healthcare services to past employees of the Department of Energy, beneficiaries of the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act (EEOICPA) and the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA). Our office in Phoenix, AZ provides a range of services encompassing in-home nursing, physical therapy, personal assistance, and other high-quality care provisions. Our team is comprised of compassionate professionals with extensive experience, striving to simplify the process for these workers to access the benefits they deserve.
Should you or someone you know from the energy sector be diagnosed with any work-related disease, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our organization can provide detailed information about the services we provide and may be able to offer necessary assistance and support.
In-Home Healthcare for DOE Workers in Phoenix
Living in Arizona with a radiation-related condition or illness can seem overwhelming, but it is important to remember that you are not alone. United Energy Workers Healthcare’s Phoenix team can help you understand the claims process and provide the medical care and assistance service you need.
Nursing & In-Home Care
We provide nursing and personal care services in the comfort of homes for those who are eligible for EEOICPA & RECA benefits. Our primary aim is to offer seniors with compassionate care and assistance which can help them maintain their independence and feel at ease.
We can help you handle your illness through our customized therapeutic services, which include physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, and respiratory therapy.
UEW offers a range of services to patients, including medical and non-medical options. Along with in-home medical care and therapy, UEW provides services like preparing meals, shopping for groceries, and housekeeping.
Case Management & Filing Assistance
Although it may seem daunting, we have a team of experts who can guide you through the claims process to ensure that you receive the compensation you are entitled to.
Who Qualifies for EEOICPA & RECA?
The EEOICPA & RECA compensate energy workers who were employed by the Department of Energy after 1941 and became ill as a result of exposure to harmful chemicals at work. Possible beneficiaries include current employees, former employees, contractors, and subcontractors.
A claimant must have sustained one of the following diseases while employed by the DOE, an atomic weapons employer, or a beryllium vendor:
- Specific cancers;
- Chronic silicosis;
- Beryllium sensitivity, or
- Chronic beryllium disease.
Covered Arizona Facilities (include but not limited to):
Who We Are
United Energy Workers Healthcare is a family-based company, whose heritage began deep in the uranium mines of Blanding, Utah. These deep roots have inspired our family and are the driving force to serve other families that have struggled with similar situations. That personal connection has pushed us to become a national leader in home healthcare.
UNITED ENERGY WORKERS HEALTHCARE
1990 W Camelback Rd
Phoenix, Arizona 85015
Who We Serve
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If you already have this card, then you are already approved to receive no-cost medical benefits! Call us to get started today.
In order to be eligible for EEOICPA/RECA benefits, an individual must have been employed at a covered Department of Energy facility, an approved atomic weapons facility, or at a permitted beryllium vendor. An individual must also have one of the covered conditions as a result of exposure to radiation, beryllium, or silica while employed at an accepted facility. In addition, uranium miners, millers, and ore transporters are eligible for benefits if they develop an illness as a result of exposure to toxic substances (such as radiation, chemicals, solvents, acids, and metals) and worked at a facility covered under RECA. Eligibility requirements vary by location and condition.