Research & Reports

Insight on Health Care Challenges and Opportunities.

UnitedHealth Group research and reports present data analysis and modeling, targeted narratives and insightful graphics that address key health care challenges and opportunities.

Featured Research & Reports

Health Benefits
New Research Finds Beneficiaries with Medicare Advantage Spend Less than Those in Medicare Fee-for-Service
Jan 21, 2020 
1 min Read
Solutions
Confronting the High Cost of Hospital Prices
Aug 12, 2019 
High-Performing Physicians Can Save Consumers Over $700 Billion in Health Care Costs
Mar 05, 2019 

 

 

All Research & Reports

  • Report
    Optum and OptumLabs Contribute to Major New Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Study
    A major study of opioid use disorder treatment co-authored by Optum and OptumLabs researchers found that using buprenorphine or methadone medication is the most effective treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD), but few patients have access to such medications.
    February 17, 2020 | 3 min Read
  • Report
    New Research Finds Beneficiaries with Medicare Advantage Spend Less than Those in Medicare Fee-for-Service
    Beneficiaries with Medicare Advantage spend nearly 40 percent less than Medicare Fee-for-Service beneficiaries, according to UnitedHealth Group research.
    January 21, 2020 | 1 min Read
  • Report
    America’s Health Rankings Reveals Progress and Ongoing Challenges
    Today, the United Health Foundation released the 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Annual Report – the 30th edition of the report.
  • Press Release
    America’s Health Rankings 2019 Annual Report Marks 30 Years of Public Health Progress and Challenges
    Today, the United Health Foundation released the 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Annual Report, which highlights health trends from the past three decades as well as from the past year.