2019 Press Releases

10/10/2019 New UnitedHealthcare App Now Gives Millions of Plan Participants On-Demand Access to Virtual Visits

Millions of Americans now have access to on-demand telemedicine services 24/7 with the new UnitedHealthcare app.

10/8/2019 Artificial Intelligence Adoption and Investments Growing Rapidly Among Health Industry Leaders

Confidence and investment in artificial intelligence (AI) to improve health care remain high, according to a new survey of 500 U.S. health industry leaders from hospitals, health plans, life sciences and employers, on their attitudes and adoption of the technology.

10/1/2019 UnitedHealthcare’s 2020 Medicare Plans Offer More Ways to Help People Stay Healthy and Save Money

UnitedHealthcare® today introduced its 2020 Medicare Advantage and prescription drug plans, providing people more value for their Medicare dollar.

9/26/2019 Survey: More Americans Turn to Technology for Health Information, with a Record Number Now Comparison Shopping for Care

Many Americans want technology – such as artificial intelligence – to help make health care decisions, and a record number say they have used the internet and mobile apps to comparison shop for care, according to a new UnitedHealthcare survey.

9/25/2019 UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People Affected by Severe Weather in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

UnitedHealthcare and Optum, the health benefits and services companies of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), are taking action to help people who may be affected by severe weather across parts of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

9/20/2019 UnitedHealth Group Schedules Third Quarter 2019 Earnings Release and Conference Call for October 15, 2019

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will release its third quarter 2019 financial results on Tuesday, October 15, 2019, before the market opens, and will host a teleconference at 8:45 a.m. ET to discuss the results with analysts and investors.

9/20/2019 UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People in Texas Affected by Floods

UnitedHealthcare and Optum, the health benefits and services companies of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), are taking action to help people who may be affected by severe weather and flooding across parts of Texas.

9/19/2019 UnitedHealthcare to Offer New Medicare Advantage Plan Featuring Canopy Health Care Providers

UnitedHealthcare will offer a new Medicare Advantage plan in the Bay Area featuring Canopy Health care providers. The UnitedHealthcare® Canopy Health Medicare Advantage plan will be available to more than 630,000 Medicare beneficiaries in Contra Costa, Alameda and San Francisco counties.

9/17/2019 America’s Health Rankings Health of Women and Children Report Shows Nationwide Increase in Teen Suicide and Child Mortality

Teen suicide and child mortality rates have increased sharply since the 2016 Report, according to the United Health Foundation’s 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Health of Women and Children Report.

9/16/2019 UnitedHealth Group Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America and World Indices for 21st Consecutive Year

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI NA) and the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI W) for 2019 in the Health Care Equipment & Services Sector. This marks 21 consecutive years the company has been named to the indices, beginning in 1999 when the rankings were established.

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