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About UnitedHealth Group

Helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.

UnitedHealth Group is a distinctively diversified health and well-being company headquartered in the United States, and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.

We are committed to introducing innovative approaches, products and services that can improve personal health and promote healthier populations in local communities. Our core capabilities in clinical expertise, advanced technology and data and health information uniquely enable us to meet the evolving needs of a changing health care environment.

UnitedHealth Group serves clients and consumers through two distinct platforms: 


UnitedHealthcare provides health care coverage and benefits services.


Optum provides information and technology-enabled health services.

UnitedHealth Group Foundational Competencies

Clinical Insight

Knowledge and experience in organizing health care resources to best serve specific local market needs.


Enabling a variety of interactions at enormous scale and complexity, helping connect all participants in health care.

Data & Information

Unique skills in collecting, managing and analyzing data; and the capability to translate data into actionable information.

Fast Facts

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Through UnitedHealthcare and Optum, we provide medical benefits to people residing in all 50 states in the United States and more than 130 other countries.

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260,000 people worldwide power UnitedHealth Group with their entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to quality.

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UnitedHealth Group invests more than $3.3 billion annually in technology and innovation. We process more than 750 billion digital transactions annually.

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UnitedHealth Group's workforce includes 30,000 physicians and nurses focused on helping people live healthier lives.