UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People Affected by Tornadoes in Central Iowa

UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People Affected by Tornadoes in Central Iowa • Assistance for UnitedHealthcare plan participants whose access to care or prescriptions needs may have been affected • Free emotional-support help line from Optum open to anyone DES MOINES, Iowa (July 20, 2018) – UnitedHealthcare and Optum, the health benefits and services companies of UnitedHealth Group …

Consumers Reach $1 Billion Mark in Incentives with Rally Health

Milestone highlights growing value of Rally offerings that drive meaningful health engagement and behavior change SAN FRANCISCO AND WASHINGTON, D.C., (JULY 17, 2018) – People who use Rally HealthSM, Inc. digital health and wellbeing tools have earned more than $1 billion in health-related incentive rewards since 2016 by making choices that lead to better health. Rally Health is the consumer …

Scholarship Program for Native Americans to Create Pipeline of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Professionals in North Dakota

American Indian College Fund and United Health Foundation partner to create solutions to substance abuse and opioid crisis Program to include scholarships, mentoring, academic support, job training and research opportunities FORT TOTTEN, N.D. (May 3, 2018) – The American Indian College Fund, in partnership with United Health Foundation, has launched The United Health Foundation Tribal Wellness Scholarship Program to create …

Humana, MultiPlan, Optum, Quest Diagnostics and UnitedHealthcare Launch Blockchain-Driven Effort to Tackle Care Provider Data Issues

LOUISVILLE, Ky. & NEW YORK & SECAUCUS, N.J. & MINNETONKA, Minn. (April 2, 2018) – Five leading health care organizations – Humana (NYSE: HUM), MultiPlan, Quest Diagnostics (NYSE: DGX) and UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE: UNH) Optum and UnitedHealthcare – today announced that they are launching a pilot program applying blockchain technology to improve data quality and reduce administrative costs associated with …

Study: Digital Tools Help Children and Teens Better Manage Type 1 Diabetes

  Pilot program by UnitedHealth Group and Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota showed meaningful improvements in blood glucose control and quality of life measurements – particularly among teens Tech-based data collection system shows promise as a scalable alternative to conventional care, making it easier and more convenient for families and doctors to adhere to clinically accepted standards for Type …

UnitedHealthcare Helps People be More Active with Apple Watch

For Immediate Release UnitedHealthcare Helps People be More Active with Apple Watch New program will enable eligible UnitedHealthcare plan participants to obtain Apple Watch by meeting daily walking goals Apple Watch is the latest device available through UnitedHealthcare Motion, one of the nation’s leading wearable device wellness programs that motivates people to walk and improve their health engagement Select program …

UnitedHealthcare Launches Expansion of Direct-to-Consumer Pharmacy Discounts to Millions of Americans

UnitedHealthcare Launches Expansion of Direct-to-Consumer Pharmacy Discounts to Millions of Americans Approach will lower out-of-pocket costs for eligible plan participants when filling a prescription Program to help make prescriptions more affordable at the point of sale and improve the health care experience MINNETONKA, Minn. (March 6, 2018) – UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) company, will expand pharmacy discounts to …