Initial Purchase: 1/6/2015
Cost basis: $100.11
Current Portfolio Status: Hold
Dividend Reinvestment: N
Dividends paid quarterly in Mar, Jun, Sep, Dec
Shares held on account at Motif
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The company’s UnitedHealthcare segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services for national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; and health care coverage, and health and well-being services to individuals aged 50 and older addressing their needs for preventive and acute health care services. It also provides services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals; Medicaid plans, Children’s Health Insurance Program, and health care programs; and health services, including commercial health and dental benefits. This segment serves through a network of 850,000 physicians and other health care professionals, and approximately 6,100 hospitals and other facilities. Its OptumHealth segment offers health management services, including care delivery, care management, consumer engagement, distribution, and health financial services. This segment serves individuals through programs offered by employers, payers, government entities, and directly with the care delivery systems. The company’s OptumInsight segment provides software and information products, advisory consulting services, and business process outsourcing services to hospitals, physicians, commercial health plans, government agencies, life sciences companies, and other organizations. Its OptumRx segment offers pharmacy benefit management services and programs, including retail pharmacy network management, home delivery and specialty pharmacy, manufacturer rebate contracting and administration, benefit plan design and consultation, claims processing, and a range of clinical program services, such as formulary management and compliance, drug utilization review, and disease and drug therapy management services. The company was founded in 1974 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.