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Company Overview

Global Headquarters Minneapolis, MN Senior Leadership Stephen J. Hemsley, Chief Executive Officer 2016 Revenue $184.8  Billion Worldwide Employees 260,000 employees in 33 countries Website Our Mission Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone. Our Values We're building a Culture to serve our customers that reflects these Values:
  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Relationships
  • Innovation
  • Performance

Helping people live healthier lives

UnitedHealth Group is a diversified health and well-being company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation and performance help us best serve more than 133 million individuals worldwide.

We have the largest networks of physicians, hospitals, health facilities and caregivers in the United States and operate in all 50 states and more than 125 other countries.

Our family of businesses

Our company is comprised of two business platforms offering distinct, yet complementary capabilities: Health Benefits and Health Services.

UnitedHealthcare, our health benefits platform, serves the health benefits needs of individual consumers and employers of all sizes; individuals age 50 and older through Medicare and other benefit products that fit their unique needs.

Optumour health services platform, is engaging consumers in making better decisions about their health and health care, and supporting care providers in improving the efficiency, effective delivery and affordability of care. It is one of the largest health information, technology, services and consulting companies in the world, as well as OptumRx, a pharmacy benefit management leader in service, affordability and clinical quality.

Our family of businesses serves more than 6,000 hospital facilities and 247,000 health care professionals or groups. We have direct relationships with 6,000 hospitals and care facilities and 820,000 physicians and caregivers.

Fortune magazine ranked UnitedHealth Group No.6 in the 2016 rankings of the 500 largest U.S. corporations based on 2015 revenues.

UnitedHealth Group has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and Dow Jones North America Index annually since 1999.

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