UnitedHealth Group Weekly Dose Podcast

The future of health care is constantly evolving. Get a pulse on what’s happening and where the industry is going.

Introducing The Weekly Dose

We're providing insights on the latest trends shaping the future of health care. Listen to subject matter experts from across the company provide their perspective and explain how we're leading in the development of the next-generation health system — all in less than 15 minutes.

Only available to UnitedHealth Group employees at this time.

Episode Archive


The Crisis in Eye Care

Dr. Scott Edmonds, Chief Eye Care Officer, UnitedHealthcare, explains why the pandemic is hurting our eyes – and what we can do about it.


How Bind is Disrupting Health Insurance

Tony Miller, CEO of Bind, explains how “insurtech” startups like Bind are disrupting health insurance – and what sets Bind apart.


How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Health Care

Stephen Griffiths, SVP and Chief Operating Officer, Enterprise Analytics at Optum, explains how artificial intelligence is transforming health care – and UnitedHealth Group's role in the revolution.


The State of Medicaid

Tim Spilker, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Community & State, discusses the state of Medicaid – why it’s growing, how it’s being affected by the pandemic, and UnitedHealthcare’s role in the program.


Our Path Forward to Improved Access & Affordability

Tricia Purdy, Senior Vice President and Head of U.S. External Affairs for UnitedHealth Group, explains why health care access and affordability are shifting in the United States – and our role in advocating for universal coverage.


Home Health Care on the Rise

Patrick Conway, CEO of Care Solutions at Optum, explains why home health care is on the rise, where it could be headed, and highlights Enterprise solutions.


Racial Inequities in Health Care

Mike Currie, Senior Vice President and Chief Health Equity Officer at UnitedHealth Group, discusses racial inequities in health care and what the health system can do to confront them.


What's Next For Value-Based Care

Dr. Wyatt Decker, CEO of OptumHealth, discusses the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on value-based payments and how it could drive more providers to models that pay for quality over quantity.