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UnitedHealth Group Board Authorizes Payment of Quarterly Dividend

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 11:50am

The UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) board of directors has authorized payment of a cash dividend of $1.25 per share, to be paid on March 23, 2021, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business on March 15, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) board of directors has authorized payment of a cash dividend of $1.25 per share, to be paid on March 23, 2021, to all shareholders of record of UnitedHealth Group common stock as of the close of business on March 15, 2021.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • 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.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

LifeNet Health recognized as one of world's top 100 training organizations

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:35pm

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Training Magazine, a leading business publication for workforce development programs, has recognized LifeNet Health for the second consecutive year as one of the world's leading organizations for employee training.

Key Points: 
  • VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Training Magazine, a leading business publication for workforce development programs, has recognized LifeNet Health for the second consecutive year as one of the world's leading organizations for employee training.
  • Last year, LifeNet Health's ranking was placed at 70 and this year moved up to 34 out of 100 organizations.
  • Past award recipients include Best Buy, CVS Health, John Hopkins Community Physicians, Dollar General, Optum (part of the United Health Group) and Walmart.
  • "LifeNet Health is dedicated to helping our team grow professionally and to excellence in the training resources that will help them thrive."

UnitedHealth Group Announces Executive Leadership Actions

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 12:00pm

Witty was named CEO of Optum in March 2018 and added the role of president, UnitedHealth Group, in November 2019.

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  • Witty was named CEO of Optum in March 2018 and added the role of president, UnitedHealth Group, in November 2019.
  • He will rejoin the UnitedHealth Group Board of Directors and becomes CEO immediately, with Wichmann continuing in a transition period through March 2021.
  • As executive vice president and CFO of UnitedHealth Group since June 2016, Rex has an expansive operating, growth and finance portfolio.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

Healthcare Provider Network Management Market worth $5.8 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 3:30pm

Rising patient population worldwide and subsequent increase in the burden on healthcare systems will further upsurge the demand for healthcare provider network management solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Rising patient population worldwide and subsequent increase in the burden on healthcare systems will further upsurge the demand for healthcare provider network management solutions.
  • The healthcare provider network management market includes Tier I and II vendors like Cognizant, Optum, Genpact, Infosys, Atos, and among others.
  • The healthcare provider network management market is segmented into on-premise delivery mode and cloud-based delivery mode.
  • Healthcare IT Market by Product (EHR, RIS, PACS, VNA, CPOE, HIE, Telehealth, Healthcare Analytics, Population Health Management, Supply Chain Management, CRM, Fraud Management, Claims Management) End User (Provider, Payer) - Global Forecast to 2024

Healthcare Provider Network Management Market worth $5.8 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 3:30pm

Rising patient population worldwide and subsequent increase in the burden on healthcare systems will further upsurge the demand for healthcare provider network management solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Rising patient population worldwide and subsequent increase in the burden on healthcare systems will further upsurge the demand for healthcare provider network management solutions.
  • The healthcare provider network management market includes Tier I and II vendors like Cognizant, Optum, Genpact, Infosys, Atos, and among others.
  • The healthcare provider network management market is segmented into on-premise delivery mode and cloud-based delivery mode.
  • Healthcare IT Market by Product (EHR, RIS, PACS, VNA, CPOE, HIE, Telehealth, Healthcare Analytics, Population Health Management, Supply Chain Management, CRM, Fraud Management, Claims Management) End User (Provider, Payer) - Global Forecast to 2024

Pat McCutcheon joins Harvard MedTech, A Digital Health Company, as Senior Vice President of Market Partnerships

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 2:07pm

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard MedTech, a digital health company, is pleased to announce that Pat McCutcheon has been named as Senior Vice President of Market Partnerships.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvard MedTech, a digital health company, is pleased to announce that Pat McCutcheon has been named as Senior Vice President of Market Partnerships.
  • Ms. McCutcheon has over 28 years of senior leadership and management experience in Worker's Compensation (WC).
  • Over the years, she has been a part of senior leadership teams with top industry innovators such as Optum (formerly PMSI), MedFocus and One Call.
  • Pat McCutcheon further explained, "Harvard MedTech's Vx Pain Relief Program is the right product at the right time for this industry.

Lifshitz Law Firm, P.C. Announces Investigation of CHNG, COHR, LITE, CPAH, MGLN, NAV, OBLN, OXFD and WTRE

Sunday, January 24, 2021 - 4:07pm

announces investigation into possible breach of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of CHNG to Optum for $25.75 per share.

Key Points: 
  • announces investigation into possible breach of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of CHNG to Optum for $25.75 per share.
  • If you are a investor, and would like additional information about our investigation, please complete the Information Request Form or contact Joshua Lifshitz, Esq.
  • announces investigation into possible breach of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of OXFD to PerkinElmer, Inc. for $22.00 per share.
  • The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Lifshitz Law Firm, P.C., 821 Franklin Avenue, Suite 209, Garden City, New York 11530, Tel: (516)493-9780.

OptumInsight and Change Healthcare Combine to Advance a More Modern, Information and Technology-Enabled Health Care Platform

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 11:00am

Optum, a diversified health services company and part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), and Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG), a health care technology leader, have agreed to combine.

Key Points: 
  • Optum, a diversified health services company and part of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), and Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG), a health care technology leader, have agreed to combine.
  • Change Healthcare brings key technologies, connections and advanced clinical decision, administrative and financial support capabilities, enabling better workflow and transactional connectivity across the health care system.
  • Were thrilled to welcome Change Healthcares highly skilled team to create a better future for health care.
  • Change Healthcare (NASDAQ: CHNG) is a leading independent healthcare technology company, focused on accelerating the transformation of the healthcare system through the power of the Change Healthcare Platform.

UnitedHealth Group Announces Earnings Release Date

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 11:50am

UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will release its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, before the market opens, and will host a teleconference at 8:45 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) will release its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, before the market opens, and will host a teleconference at 8:45 a.m.
  • UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping make the health system work better for everyone.
  • 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.
  • For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

Healthcare EDI Market worth $4.4 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 2:30pm

On the basis of the transaction type, the EDI market is segmented into claims management and healthcare supply chain.

Key Points: 
  • On the basis of the transaction type, the EDI market is segmented into claims management and healthcare supply chain.
  • Based on end user, the healthcare EDI market is segmented into healthcare providers, healthcare payers, medical device & pharmaceutical industries, and pharmacies.
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    North America dominates the Healthcare EDI market during the forecast period.
  • McKesson Corporation (US), Optum (US), Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc. (US), athenahealth (US), and Nextgen Healthcare (US) are the key players operating in the healthcare EDI market.