UNH UnitedHealth Group is a leading health care company, serving more than 75 million people worldwide. Our family of companies touches nearly every aspect of health care, helping people live healthier lives.
As a leader in the health benefits and services industry, our six businesses — UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement, UnitedHealthcare Community & State, OptumHealth, Ingenix, and Prescription Solutions — offer exceptional service, broad capabilities and enduring value in creating a modern health care system. Our products and services empower individuals, expand consumer choice and strengthen patient-provider relationships across the health care spectrum.
Stephen J. Hemsley
President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Hemsley was named chief executive officer and president, UnitedHealth Group, on Nov. 30, 2006. He had previously served as president and chief operating officer, UnitedHealth Group, and is a member of the company’s board of directors. Hemsley joined the company in June 1997.
Health Benefits and Health Services
Through our Health Benefits businesses -- UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual, UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement and UnitedHealthcare Community & State -- we serve a full spectrum of customers with network-based health care benefits and related services.
Through our Health Services businesses, we provide consumer services, software, pharmaceutical and specialty benefit management, financial capabilities dedicated to health care, health data and analytics, consulting and other services to customers in the United States and international markets.
OptumHealth provides essential health information and services to more than 60 million Americans through four businesses – Care Solutions, Financial Services, Behavioral Solutions and Specialty Benefits.
As one of the largest global health information technology and consulting companies in the world, Ingenix is a leading supplier of information-based solutions to the health care market.
* Prescription Solutions
Prescription Solutions is one of the largest pharmacy benefit managers in the United States offering a comprehensive suite of pharmaceutical programs and consumer health products including retail, mail order, specialty pharmacy and clinical services.
UnitedHealth Group Acquisition
PacifiCare Health Systems, Inc. Inc. 12/20/2005 $63.06
1.10 UnitedHealth Group plus $21.50 cash to 1 PacifiCare Health Systems, Inc.
Oxford Health Plans, Inc. 07/29/2004 $32.00
.6357 UnitedHealth Group plus $16.17 cash to 1 Oxford Health Plans, Inc.
Mid Atlantic Medical Services, Inc 02/10/2004 $30.00
.82 UnitedHealth Group plus $18.00 cash to 1 Mid Atlantic Medical Service
Virginia's Physician Network Inc. 03/07/2001 $15.12*
.13916 UnitedHealth Group to 1 Virginia's Physician Network Inc.**
Lifemark Corporation 02/09/2001 $15.47*
.18672 UnitedHealth Group to 1 Lifemark Corporation**
FHP Internationaln 02/14/1997
Class A: $79.00
0.056 PacifiCare Class A common stock plus 0.176 PacifiCare Class B common stock to 1 FHP International.
Class B: $83.75 PacifiCare later combined its two classes of common stock into one, and the shares then subsequently split two for one.
Healthwise of America Inc. 04/12/1996 $7.57*
.6475 UnitedHealth Group to 1 Healthwise of America Inc.**
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Surgical Care Affiliates
.10 Healthwise of America to 1 Surgical Care Affiliates
HMO America 08/31/1993 $3.70*
.64 UnitedHealth Group to 1 HMO America for both common and preferred.**