Big Data Finding Better Ways to Deliver Care, Improve Outcomes 

OptumLabs, founded as a partnership between Optum and Mayo Clinic, has grown into a community of partners dedicated to improving patient care by sharing information assets, technologies, knowledge tools and scientific expertise.

OptumLabs offers access to a uniquely rich pool of high-quality integrated health care information, covering millions of individuals’ de-identified claims and clinical data. Today, scientists at OptumLabs are engaged in more than 20 major research initiatives, including studies that compare results from randomized clinical trials to analyses of observational data; the effectiveness of various medical devices; and the most effective approaches to consumer engagement and treatment.