UNH - UnitedHealth Group Incorporated

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UnitedHealth Group Incorporated

UnitedHealth Group Center
9900 Bren Road East
Minnetonka, MN 55343
United States
952-936-1300
http://www.unitedhealthgroup.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryHealth Care Plans
Full-time employees300,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Stephen J. HemsleyExec. Chairman2.07M42.9M1953
Mr. David Scott WichmannCEO & Director7.01MN/A1963
Mr. Richard T. Burke Sr.Lead Independent Director230.65kN/A1943
Mr. John F. RexCFO, Exec. VP & Member of the Office of the Chief Exec.3.59MN/A1962
Sir Andrew Philip WittyExec. VP & Member of Office of the Chief Exec.3.52MN/A1965
Amounts are as of 31 December 2018, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health care company in the United States. It operates through four segments: UnitedHealthcare, OptumHealth, OptumInsight, and OptumRx. The UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; health and well-being services to individuals age 50 and older, addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services, as well as services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals; and Medicaid plans, Children's Health Insurance Program, and health care programs; and health and dental benefits. The OptumHealth segment provides access to networks of care provider specialists, health management services, care delivery, consumer engagement, and financial services. This segment serves individuals through programs offered by employers, payers, government entities, and directly with the care delivery systems. The OptumInsight segment offers software and information products, advisory consulting arrangements, and services outsourcing contracts to hospital systems, physicians, health plans, governments, life sciences companies, and other organizations. The OptumRx segment provides pharmacy care services and programs, including retail network contracting, home delivery, specialty and compounding pharmacy, and purchasing and clinical, as well as develops programs in areas, such as step therapy, formulary management, drug adherence, and disease/drug therapy management. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated was incorporated in 1977 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

Corporate governance

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 29 July 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.