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UnitedHealth earns LEED-Gold for new building

UnitedHealth Group has earned LEED-Gold certification for a 10-story building at the company’s headquarters in Minnetonka. LEED is a standard by the U.S.

UnitedHealth Group adopts new health ID swipe-card standard

UnitedHealth Group is issuing new health care ID swipe-cards designed to help the health care industry cut down on typos and paperwork and trim the nation’s healthcare bill in the process.
The company says its new cards are the fir

UnitedHealth Group profit down, revenue up

UnitedHealth Group, based in Minnetonka, met profit expectations and exceeded revenue expectations when it reported quarterly earnings before the bell this morning.

UnitedHealth agrees to settle out-of-network lawsuits for $350M

UnitedHealth Group said this morning it will pay $350 million to settle claims that it left patients holding a bigger share of the bill than they should have for out-of-network doctor visits.
Earlier in the week, the Minnetonka-based HMO agreed to

UnitedHealth will pay to improve reimbursement database

UnitedHealth Group will spend $50 million to create a new database that’s used to set how much patients pay out-of-pocket when they visit out-of-network doctors.
The announcement is part of a settlement with the New York attorney g

UnitedHealth contributes $1M to MLK memorial fund

Gen. Colin Powell helped deliver a $1 million check Monday from UnitedHealth Group to planners of a Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.

UnitedHealth: Insurer could lose 1.5M members in 2009

UnitedHealth Group is warning investors that enrollment in its commercial health plans for employers could drop by as many as 1.5 million members next year, Reuters reports.