UnitedHealth Group is a diversified health and well-being company. The Company offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, individuals and military service members; health care coverage, and health and well-being services to individuals aged 50 and older addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services. UnitedHealth Group also provides services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals.

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HQMinneapolis, US
Size (employees)260,000 (est)
UnitedHealth was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, US
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Key People/Management at UnitedHealth

Stephen J. Hemsley

Stephen J. Hemsley

Executive Chairman, Board of Directors UnitedHealth Group
David S. Wichmann

David S. Wichmann

Chief Executive Officer UnitedHealth Group
Dirk McMahon

Dirk McMahon

President and Chief Operating Officer, Optum
Cory B. Alexander

Cory B. Alexander

Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, UnitedHealth Group
Steve Nelson

Steve Nelson

Executive Vice President, Unitedhealth Group, Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealthcare
Dan Schumacher

Dan Schumacher

President and Chief Operating Officer, UnitedHealthcare
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UnitedHealth Office Locations

UnitedHealth has an office in Minneapolis
Minneapolis, (HQ)
P.O. Box 1459
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UnitedHealth Financials and Metrics

UnitedHealth Revenue

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UnitedHealth's revenue was reported to be $201.16 b in FY, 2017

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UnitedHealth's current market capitalization is $260.4 b.
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UnitedHealth Operating Metrics

UnitedHealth's Customers was reported to be 115 m in FY, 2016.
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Pharmacies Owned

67 k
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UnitedHealth Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Avella Specialty PharmacyOctober 16, 2018
MedSynergiesSeptember 30, 2014
InspirisMarch 16, 2011
1031387 B.C. Unlimited Liability Company
1070715 B.C. Unlimited Liability Company
310 Canyon Medical
Access I.V.
ACN Group IPA of New York
ACN Group of California
Advanced Care
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UnitedHealth Revenue Breakdown

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UnitedHealth revenue breakdown by business segment: 63.7% from UnitedHealthcare, 7.2% from OptumHealth, 25.9% from OptumRx and 3.1% from Other

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UnitedHealth Online and Social Media Presence

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UnitedHealth News and Updates

Digital Innovation in Insurance Global Market 2018-2023: AXA, Zurich Insurance, Munich Re, UnitedHealth Group

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Digital Innovation in Insurance Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2018 - 2023” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Healthcare Payer Solutions 2018 Global Market Key Players – Cerner Corporation (U.S.), IBM Corporation (U.S.), UnitedHealth Group (U.S.), Aetna, Inc. (U.S.), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions – Analysis and Forecast to 2025

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Healthcare Payer Solutions Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

All 30 Dow stocks fall with Boeing, UnitedHealth and Apple the biggest drags

All 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average are losing ground in morning trade Thursday, with just three of the components accounting for more than one-third of the Dow's 490-point loss, enough to push the blue-chip barometer into negative territory for the year. The biggest drag was Boei…

INROADS And UnitedHealth Group To Help Increase Diversity In The Health Care Industry

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- INROADS and UnitedHealth Group are expanding their collaboration with the goal to triple the amount of diverse, talented interns working at UnitedHealth Group in 2019. INROADS and UnitedHealth Group launched their collaboration 19 years ago,...

Gilead shares drop after new UnitedHealth program incentivizes cheaper HIV meds

Gilead Sciences Inc. shares dropped 6% in extremely heavy Wednesday midday trade, a move that Wall Street analysts attributed to a new program introduced by UnitedHealth Group's UnitedHealthcare division that incentivizes patients to take lower-cost HIV medications. Gilead's HIV franchise has long …

Dow stocks Pfizer and UnitedHealth could be safety plays amid market volatility

In a wild week for the Dow, one corner of the index has proven immune to the worst of the volatility: health care. Dow stocks Pfizer, UnitedHealth and Merck remain within reach of 52-week highs.
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UnitedHealth Company Life and Culture

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UnitedHealth Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was UnitedHealth founded?

    UnitedHealth was founded in 1980.

  • Who are UnitedHealth key executives?

    UnitedHealth's key executives are Stephen J. Hemsley, David S. Wichmann and Dirk McMahon.

  • How many employees does UnitedHealth have?

    UnitedHealth has 260,000 employees.

  • What is UnitedHealth revenue?

    Latest UnitedHealth annual revenue is $201.2 b.

  • What is UnitedHealth revenue per employee?

    Latest UnitedHealth revenue per employee is $773.7 k.

  • Who are UnitedHealth competitors?

    Competitors of UnitedHealth include eviCore healthcare, Aetna and Humana.

  • Where is UnitedHealth headquarters?

    UnitedHealth headquarters is located at P.O. Box 1459, Minneapolis.

  • Where are UnitedHealth offices?

    UnitedHealth has an office in Minneapolis.

  • How many offices does UnitedHealth have?

    UnitedHealth has 1 office.