Shopping
Create RSS Widget

NEWS / UNITEDHEALTH

UnitedHealth Unit Buys Boston Health IT Firm Humedica

Xconomy: Humedica, a health IT startup based in Boston, has been acquired by UnitedHealth Group's (NYSE: UNH) health IT unit, Optum, for an undisclosed sum. The news was first reported today by the Boston Business Journal, which cites an anonymous source as ...
Health Insurance Exchanges And Their Impact On UnitedHealth Group

- 1 month ago @ forbes.com: UnitedHealth is the largest individual health insurer in the U.S. with a market share of around 14% in the U.S. in terms of number of policyholders. The company had over 26 million individual policies in force as of 2013, in addition to over 10 million ...

UnitedHealth, an Insurer Switching Roles, Helps Hospitals on Medicare Billing

- 1 month ago @ nytimes.com: But UnitedHealth also owns a little-known consultant that is flourishing by helping hospitals exploit what they describe as a gray area in Medicare payments for hospital stays, fighting to get what can amount to thousands of dollars more per patient.

UnitedHealth: New doctor payment plan cut cancer care costs

- 3 weeks ago @ reuters.com: (Reuters) - An experiment changing how U.S. cancer doctors are compensated cut healthcare costs by a third, with no discernible decline in patient health, according to a three-year study by insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc and five medical oncology groups.

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: CIGNA, WellPoint, Humana, UnitedHealth Group and Molina Healthcare

- 3 weeks ago @ finance.yahoo.com: CIGNA, WellPoint, Humana, UnitedHealth Group and Molina Healthcare

LATEST NEWS

UnitedHealth Group stock price surges

This will be the second quarter the company has operated under the new insurance requirements laid out by the Affordable Care Act.

One Put, One Call Option To Know About for UnitedHealth Group

Forbes: Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is UnitedHealth Group UnitedHealth Group Inc (NYSE: UNH). So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting ...

Dow Movers: HD, UNH

In early trading on Monday, shares of UnitedHealth Group (UNH) topped the list of the day's best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components, trading up 1.9%.  Year to date, UnitedHealth Group registers a 12.1% gain.

Dow Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Leads The Day Higher, Merck (MRK) Lags

TheStreet.com: The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), which is sporting a $1.59 gain (+1.9%) bringing the stock to $84.46. This single gain is lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 12.03 points or roughly accounting ...

UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Hits New Lifetime High Today

TheStreet.com: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated operates as a diversified health and well-being company in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.8%. UNH has a PE ratio of 15.1. Currently there are 14 analysts that rate UnitedHealth Group a ...

How UnitedHealth Can Impress Next Quarter

Motley Fool: UnitedHealth (NYSE: UNH ) is one of the largest health insurers on the planet. The company achieved $122 billion in revenue in 2013 and achieved a 4.5% increase in total revenue for Q1, (thanks in part to its data analytics and technology segment ...

UnitedHealth sues insurance commissioner

USA TODAY: State insurance regulators said UnitedHealth, the nation's largest health insurer, committed more than 900,000 violations after the 2005 takeover of Cypress-based PacifiCare. UnitedHealth has acknowledged the acquisition didn't go as planned.

UnitedHealth sues insurance commissioner over fine

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — UnitedHealth Group has sued California's insurance commissioner to block a $173.6 million fine the insurer incurred for violations during a botched acquisition.

UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC..

Why UnitedHealth Group Inc. Shares Could Stall

Motley Fool: Now what: According to Jefferies, UnitedHealth's risk/reward trade-off isn't too attractive at this point. "UNH's premium to large cap peers has widened to nearly 2.5x vs historical 1.5-1.8x average. We believe the multiple stays flat at best given ...

Will This Downgrade Hurt UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Stock Today?

TheStreet.com: "We rate UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC (UNH) a BUY. This is based on the convergence of positive investment measures, which should help this stock outperform the majority of stocks that we rate. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such ...

UnitedHealth: New doctor payment plan cut cancer care costs

Reuters: (Reuters) - An experiment changing how U.S. cancer doctors are compensated cut healthcare costs by a third, with no discernible decline in patient health, according to a three-year study by insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc and five medical oncology groups.

UnitedHealth: New doctor payment plan cut cancer care costs

An experiment changing how U.S. cancer doctors are compensated cut healthcare costs by a third, with no discernible decline in patient health, according to a three-year study by insurer UnitedHealth Group Inc and five medical oncology groups. Cancer treatment is one of the most expensive and fastest growing categories of care in the United States. Oncologists and insurers have been devising new ...

HEALTH..

Health Insurance Exchanges And Their Impact On UnitedHealth Group

Forbes: UnitedHealth is the largest individual health insurer in the U.S. with a market share of around 14% in the U.S. in terms of number of policyholders. The company had over 26 million individual policies in force as of 2013, in addition to over 10 million ...

Will This Downgrade Hurt UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Stock Today?

Story updated at 9:50 a.m. to reflect market activity. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- UnitedHealth Group was downgraded to "hold" from "buy" by Jefferies Thursday. UnitedHealth fell -1.6% to $81.44 in morning trading. The downgrade is a valuation call according to Jefferies analysts. The firm set a price target of $87 for the health care plan provider. Must read: Warren Buffett's 25 Favorite Stocks ...

INSURER..

UnitedHealth, an Insurer Switching Roles, Helps Hospitals on Medicare Billing

New York Times: But UnitedHealth also owns a little-known consultant that is flourishing by helping hospitals exploit what they describe as a gray area in Medicare payments for hospital stays, fighting to get what can amount to thousands of dollars more per patient.

UnitedHealth Group sues California over fine

Setting up a major legal fight, UnitedHealth Group Inc. has sued California's insurance commissioner to block his attempt to fine the insurer $173.6 million for violations during a botched 2005 acquisition.

GLOBAL TRENDING TOPICS

EBOLA
RAY RICE
ENRIQUE IGLESIAS
RSSPump.com Content Aggregation Service 2013 - Powered By: RSSPump RSS Widgets