Optum is a health services and innovation company. It provides data and analytics, health care delivery, health care operations, pharmacy care services, population health management, and advisory services.

Employee Rating

3.7
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyUnitedHealth Group
HQEden Prairie, MN, US
Founded1985
Websiteoptum.com
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Optum was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN, US
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Key People/Management at Optum

John Prince

John Prince

President and Chief Operating Officer
Rick Hardy

Rick Hardy

CEO, OptumInsight
Chris Zaetta

Chris Zaetta

Chief Legal Officer
Sarah King

Sarah King

Chief Growth Officer
Jeff Grosklags

Jeff Grosklags

Chief Financial Officer
Phil McKoy

Phil McKoy

Chief Information Officer
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Optum Office Locations

Optum has offices in Eden Prairie and Pasig
Eden Prairie, MN, US (HQ)
11000 Optum Cir
Pasig, PH
Kalawaan
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Optum Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1985
Optum is a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group

Optum Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Vivify HealthNovember 01, 2019
DaVita Medical GroupJune 19, 2019$4.9 b
The PolyclinicNovember 27, 2018
The Advisory Board CompanyNovember 15, 2017
MedExpress Urgent CareApril 08, 2015
Logistics HealthApril 11, 2011
Advanced Care Inc.
Ambient Healthcare of Central Florida, Inc.
Ambient Healthcare of S. Florida, Inc
Ambient Healthcare of West Florida, Inc.
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Optum Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

74/100

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Optum Online and Social Media Presence

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Optum Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    77/100

  • Compensation

    B

    69/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Optum News and Updates

UnitedHealth Group’s Profits Exceed $5 Billion Thanks To Optum And Medicare Growth

UnitedHealth Group’s profits eclipsed $5 billion in the first quarter thanks to Optum health and seniors flocking to the company’s Medicare Advantage plans.

Grow Therapy In-Network with Optum Nationally to Provide Members Access to High-Quality Mental Health Care

Optum addition increases the availability of Grow Therapy’s mental health services to more than 100 million across the US Optum addition increases the availability of Grow Therapy’s mental health services to more than 100 million across the US

Worldwide Medical Coding Industry to 2027 - Featuring Access Healthcare, Medical Records Associates and Optum Among Others

Dublin, April 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Medical Coding Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global medical coding market reached a value of US$ 17.05 Billion in 2021. Looking…

UnitedHealth unit Optum and Change Healthcare to extend merger agreement to Dec. 31

UnitedHealth Group Inc. unit Optum and Change Healthcare said Tuesday they are extending their merger agreement to Dec. 31, and that Optum will pay a $650 million fee to Change Healthcare in the event the merger is blocked. Change Healthcare has committed to paying a $2.00 per share special cash d…

LHCG Alert: Monsey Firm of Wohl & Fruchter LLP Investigating Sale of LHC Group, Inc. to Optum Health

MONSEY, N.Y., March 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Wohl & Fruchter LLP is investigating whether the directors of LHC Group, Inc. (ticker: LHCG) (“LHCG”) acted in the best interests of LHCG shareholders in approving the sale of LHCG to Optum Health (“Optum”) for $170.00 per share …

In Home Health Play, UnitedHealth’s Optum To Buy LHC Group For $5.4 Billion

UnitedHealth Group’s Optum health services business will pay $5.4 billion for LHC Group, a national provider of home healthcare services.
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Optum Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Optum founded?

    Optum was founded in 1985.

  • Who are Optum key executives?

    Optum's key executives are John Prince, Rick Hardy and Chris Zaetta.

  • How many employees does Optum have?

    Optum has 45,141 employees.

  • Who are Optum competitors?

    Competitors of Optum include Health Advocate, Cerner and HMS.

  • Where is Optum headquarters?

    Optum headquarters is located at 11000 Optum Cir, Eden Prairie.

  • Where are Optum offices?

    Optum has offices in Eden Prairie and Pasig.

  • How many offices does Optum have?

    Optum has 2 offices.