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Optum and Capella University Announce New Nurse Practitioner Program To Address the Growing National Need for Skilled Clinicians
Aug. 08, 2023 
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UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Ohio Awarded NCQA Health Equity Accreditation
Aug. 02, 2023 
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Deploying technology to address America’s mental health and clinician burnout crisis
Jul. 31, 2023 
UnitedHealthcare Donates $11 Million to Community Organizations Through Its Empowering Health Program
Jul. 25, 2023 
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Optum Rx scholarship fund helps support underrepresented pharmacy students at Florida A&M University
Jul. 19, 2023 

Our Appearances

Chief Digital and Technology Officer Sandeep Dadlani talks about the 3 keys to transformative tech

As part of the ViVE 2023 digital health event on March 26-29, UnitedHealth Group Chief Digital and Technology Officer Sandeep Dadlani was featured as a keynote speaker.

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Margaret-Mary Wilson discusses social determinants of health for seniors

During a recent Axios event, Dr. Wilson talked about UnitedHealth Group’s holistic approach to health in Medicare Advantage.

United Health Foundation Partnership Aims to Decrease Nurse Burnout and Attrition

The United Health Foundation has announced a three-year, $3.1 million grant partnership with the American Nurses Foundation to reduce burnout with an emphasis on nurses of color and those under age 35 through implementation of the Building Blocks for Beating Burnout (B4) program.

Harnessing Digital Tools to Advance Health Equity

An Optum digital health leader recently joined a panel to discuss lessons learned, future directions for primary care delivery and opportunities to use digital health tools to advance health equity.

Virtual Event Features Our Efforts to Address Health Disparities for Children and Families

During a recent Washington Post Live virtual panel discussion, Dr. Margaret-Mary Wilson, executive vice president and associate chief medical officer, UnitedHealth Group, talked about key drivers to improving health outcomes within underserved communities.

Our Commitment to Sustainability: In the Words of Dr. Margaret-Mary Wilson

Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of UnitedHealth Group, Dr. Margaret-Mary Wilson, discusses how we’re creating a sustainable health care system.

UnitedHealthcare’s Dr. Rhonda Randall Discusses Health Equity with AAMC

During a recent virtual policy briefing hosted by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), Dr. Rhonda Randall, chief medical officer for UnitedHealthcare Employer and Individual, discussed how UnitedHealth Group is taking action to help advance health equity.