Optum, a leading health services company, completed its acquisition of DaVita Medical Group, one of the nation’s leading independent medical groups, from DaVita Inc.
OptumRx and Catamaran Corporation, a leading provider of pharmacy benefit management (“PBM”) services and technology solutions, announced today they have agreed to combine. OptumRx is UnitedHealth Group’s free-standing pharmacy care services business.
Optum, a leading health services company, announced it is joining with MedExpress, a national leader in high-quality, affordable walk-in care. Terms of the acquisition agreement were not disclosed.
OptumRx, the pharmacy care services business of Optum, announced it has acquired AxelaCare Health Solutions, a leading provider of home infusion solutions. The addition of AxelaCare continues OptumRx’s strategy of improving care and reducing costs by integrating information and services on behalf of those it serves.
Optum announced the completion of its combination with Catamaran Corporation [NASDAQ: CTRX, TSX: CCT]. Catamaran and Optum’s pharmacy care services business, OptumRx, are expected to serve the needs of more than 65 million people and fulfill more than one billion prescriptions in 2015.
(March 21, 2013) - UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) and Amil Participações S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA: AMIL3) announced today that the companies have begun the final phase of the steps required to complete their combination.
(August 3, 2011) – OptumHealth, a leading provider of health services that support individual and population health, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Connextions, Inc., a leading technology and service partner to the health care industry that helps organizations attract and serve consumers in ways that build strong relationships.
Nov. 22, 2011 – UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) company, has agreed to acquire XLHealth Corp., a sponsor of Medicare Advantage health plans with a primary focus on Medicare recipients with special needs, such as those with chronic illness, and those also eligible for Medicaid (“dual eligibles”).
Jan. 20, 2011 – inVentiv Health, a leading provider of outsourced clinical development, launch and commercial services to the global health care industry, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the i3 clinical development businesses from Ingenix.
Oct. 28, 2014 – Optum and Alere today announced that Optum has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Alere Health and its subsidiaries, which provide leading condition management, case management, wellbeing, wellness and women’s and children’s health services to more than 200 regional and local health plans, 89 Fortune 500 employers and 29 states. Alere Health’s services are offered to more than 22 million people across the U.S.