The company was founded in January 1977 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.
The CEO of the company is Stephen Hemsley. It employees around 170000 people. The company is ranked 65 in Forbes Global 2000 list, with rank of 66 for its market value.
UnitedHealth Group, Inc. provides health care coverage, software and data consultancy services. The company operates IN four business segments: UnitedHealth care, OptumInsight, OptumHealth,and OptumRx. The UnitedHealth care segment includes, UnitedHealth care Medicare & Retirement, UnitedHealth care Employer & Individual and UnitedHealth care Community & State. UnitedHealth care Employer & Individual offers variety of consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for, mid-sized employers, public sector employers, national employers, small businesses and individuals nationwide. UnitedHealth care Medicare & Retirement provides health and well-being services to older individuals and offers a wide spectrum of Medicare products. The UnitedHealthcare Community & State segment provides solutions to states that care for the medically underserved, and those without health care coverage in exchange for a monthly premium per member. Optum consists of three segments: OptumHealth focuses on, clinical services and financial services, health management and wellness. OptumInsight delivers health intelligence, consulting, technology and business outsourcing solutions and OptumRx specializes in pharmacy services.
It is ranked 4th on the basis of market capitalization of $112 B.