About UnitedHealth Group

Supported by 330,000 team members, we leverage information, technology and clinical excellence to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone.


We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities.

We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. 

We support the physician-patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.


Our Core Values



Honor commitments. Never compromise ethics.


Walk in the shoes of the people we serve and those with whom we work.


Build trust through collaboration.


Invent the future, learn from the past.


Demonstrate excellence in everything we do.

Who We Serve

who we serve

Our Businesses

Harnessing the combined capabilities of our two distinct, yet complementary businesses – Optum and UnitedHealthcare – we are working to improve health care quality, access and affordability. Through the innovative capabilities of our businesses – and by partnering with governments, employers, health care providers and others – we are striving to create a simpler, more effective health system for those that experience, provide and pay for care.


An information and technology-enabled health services business comprised of OptumHealth, OptumInsight and OptumRx. Delivering services that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health.


A leader in health benefits, providing broad access to high-quality, cost-effective health care locally. Delivering value to people in all stages of life, at all income levels through health benefit programs for individuals, employers, and Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries.

2020 By The Numbers
2020 By The Numbers
  • 330k employees worldwide, including:
  • 125k clinical professionals
  • 40k customer-facing team members
  • 30k technology professionals
  • 142M Unique Individuals Served
  • $257.1B Total Revenues
  • $4B Innovation/Technology/Research and Development Investments
  • $147M In charitable contributions, including:
  • $58M in COVID-19 relief
  • 2.6M hours volunteered by employees
  • $48M through the United for Giving employee giving program
  • 18k charities supported worldwide through the United for Giving program



Corporate Culture

  • Civic 50 – Recipient for nine straight years
  • 2020 CMS Health Equity Award
  • National Business Group on Health – 2020 Best Employers: Excellence in Health & Well-Being top-tier Platinum award
  • JUST Capital – member of the JUST 100 in 2020
  • Viqtory – 2020 Military Friendly Employer
  • WayUp’s Top 100 Internship Program


Inclusion & Diversity



  • Named to the Carbon Disclosure Project’s (CDP) Leadership Band in 2020 for efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
  • CDP Climate 2020 – A- score