Headquarters: 9900 Bren Road East
UnitedHealth Group is the nation's largest provider of healthcare insurance and services.
UnitedHealth Group offers a broad spectrum of products and services through two distinct platforms: UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services; and Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.
Through its businesses, UnitedHealth Group serves more than 88 million people worldwide.
In 2014, United Healthcare reported revenue of $130.5 billion, up 7% from the previous year, and net income of $5.6 billion. The company estimates revenues in 2015 from $140 to $141 billion.
The company served 44.9 milion commercial and public sector customers at the end of 2014. The company also had 5.1 million Medicare Part D standalone customers.
In 1974, Charter Med Incorporated is founded by a group of physicians and other health care professionals who want to expand health coverage options for consumers.
United HealthCare Corporation is created in 1977 and acquires Charter Med Incorporated. The company goes public in 1984.
United Health acquired Pacificare Health Systems in 2005.
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Updated January 25, 2015