UnitedHealth Group

American multinational managed healthcare and insurance company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin

City in the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of La Crosse County.

Artists representation of La Crosse in 1867
The former Post Office in La Crosse
Pearl Street in Downtown La Crosse in the summer of 1939.
View of the south side of La Crosse and the Mississippi River Valley from Grandad Bluff.
Downtown Historic District
Maria Angelorum Chapel of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration.
A Simpler Time statue and Riverside Park (La Crosse) levee
City of La Crosse 2022 Budget
La Crosse debt obligations
Maurice O. Graff Main Hall on the University of Wisconsin–La Crosse campus
The main hall and original building of the La Crosse Normal School.
The La Crosse Airport in 2007
View of the Cass St. and Cameron Ave. Bridges, which both cross the Mississippi River, from Riverside Park in Downtown La Crosse
A La Crosse MTU Bus in April 2020
Amtrak station in La Crosse, Wisconsin

A regional technology, medical, education, manufacturing, and transportation hub, companies based in the La Crosse area include Organic Valley, Logistics Health Incorporated, Kwik Trip, La Crosse Technology, City Brewing Company, and Trane.

Managed care

Used in the United States to describe a group of activities intended to reduce the cost of providing health care and providing American health insurance while improving the quality of that care .

Insurance plan companies, such as UnitedHealth Group, negotiates with providers in periodic contract negotiations; contracts may be discontinued from time to time.

Humana

For-profit American health insurance company based in Louisville, Kentucky.

In 1998, one year after Jones had stepped aside as CEO, United Healthcare made an unsuccessful attempt to acquire Humana.

Pharmacy benefit management

Third-party administrator of prescription drug programs for commercial health plans, self-insured employer plans, Medicare Part D plans, the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, and state government employee plans.

PBMs operate inside of integrated healthcare systems (e.g., Kaiser Permanente or Veterans Health Administration), as part of retail pharmacies (e.g., CVS Pharmacy or Rite-Aid), and as part of insurance companies (e.g., UnitedHealth Group).

Minnetonka, Minnesota

Suburban city in Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, about 9 miles west of Minneapolis.

The Charles H. Burwell House
The Cargill Lake Office, occupying a former mansion, houses the company's top executives.
Minnetonka Police Department and City Hall

The city is the home of Cargill, the country's largest privately owned company, and UnitedHealth Group, the state's largest publicly owned company.

Aetna

American managed health care company that sells traditional and consumer directed health care insurance and related services, such as medical, pharmaceutical, dental, behavioral health, long-term care, and disability plans, primarily through employer-paid insurance and benefit programs, and through Medicare.

The original stylized Aetna logo
Aetna Insurance Company and Aetna National Bank, Hartford, Conn, stereoscopic view, ca. 1860
The Aetna headquarters building in Hartford, designed by James Gamble Rogers in 1931, is the largest colonial-revival building in the world
Aetna insurance being sold in Maryland in 1924
Aetna office in Whitpain Township in Pennsylvania, as seen in 2012
Aetna office building in Omaha, Nebraska
Aetna building and grounds in Bismarck, North Dakota
An Aetna-sponsored display at the Philadelphia Flower Show in 2019

The New York Department of Insurance fined Aetna US Healthcare and UnitedHealthcare a total of $2.5million, citing mishandled claims, improper treatment denials, unlicensed health insurance agents, and poorly performing claims processors using out-of-date software.

Health Net

American health care insurance provider.

In July 2009, UnitedHealth Group bought Health Net's northeastern licensed subsidiaries for $510 million, and its Medicare and Medicaid businesses for $60 million.

Optum

American pharmacy benefit manager and health care provider.

It is a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group since 2011.

DaVita Inc.

DaVita Inc. provides kidney dialysis services through a network of 2,816 outpatient dialysis centers in the United States, serving 204,200 patients, and 321 outpatient dialysis centers in 10 other countries serving 3,200 patients.

In June 2019, the division was sold to UnitedHealth Group's Optum division for $4.3 billion.

Andrew Witty

Witty in 2015

Sir Andrew Philip Witty (born 22 August 1964) is a British business executive, who is the current chief executive officer (CEO) of UnitedHealth Group.