Jeannine Rivet, R.N., M.P.H., F.A.A.N.

Executive Vice President

UnitedHealth Group

Topics: Career Development; Nursing; Workplace Culture; UnitedHealth Group’s Role in Health and Health Care

Recent Speeches/Presentations: “Climbing the Ladder without Getting Dizzy or Falling Off;” “UnitedHealth Group Overview and the Company’s Role in the Future of Health Care”

As executive vice president, UnitedHealth Group, Jeannine Rivet works with and on behalf of all business segments in areas focused on strategic business relationships, customer relations, and clinician advancement. Previous roles at UnitedHealth Group include CEO of UnitedHealthcare, CEO of Ingenix and CEO of Optum. Prior to joining UnitedHealthcare, Rivet held various other managed care and leadership positions. She is a driving force in challenging the industry to enhance health and well-being through information, collaboration and advancement of optimal health care.

Rivet received a master's in public health from Boston University. She also holds a B.S. in nursing from Boston College and was a registered nurse for several years prior to entering the managed care industry. She is on the executive leadership team of UnitedHealth Group and on numerous industry leadership boards and councils, and is a mentor to women in business. She has been recognized by AAHP, Boston University School of Public Health, Fortune magazine, Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys, Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal, Twin Cities Business and Linkage, and was inducted as a fellow into the American Academy of Nursing.


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