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

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Achieving Better Care for Seniors by Aligning Incentives with Quality of Care
Aug 11, 2020 
4 min Read
Sustainability at UnitedHealth Group
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Providing Affordable Primary Care for 10 Million Children
Jun 24, 2020 
4 min Read

 

 

All Research & Reports

  • Press Release
    Physicians Provide Higher Quality Care Under Set Monthly Payments Instead of Being Paid Per Service, UnitedHealth Group Study Shows
    Global capitation payments provide strong incentives for physicians to prioritize prevention, avoid unnecessary interventions, and increase overall wellness
    August 11, 2020 | 2 min Read
  • Research
    Achieving Better Care for Seniors by Aligning Incentives with Quality of Care
    New research shows that global capitation payments incentivize physicians to prioritize prevention and value-based care.
    August 11, 2020 | 4 min Read
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  • Research
    Providing Affordable Primary Care for 10 Million Children
    Three well-child visits per urgent care center per day would close 10 million care gaps each year, according to UnitedHealth Group research.
    June 24, 2020 | 4 min Read
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  • 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