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  1. UnitedHealth buys La Crosse buildings from subsidiary's CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Business Journal

    Weber is selling the buildings to avoid any appearance of a conflict of interest. His company was bought by OptumHealth , a subsidiary of Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth, in 2011 and occupies one of the buildings, which means he was receiving rent and a salary from the same company.

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  2. Optum Labs adds new partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Star Tribune

    Optum Labs has brought on four more blue-chip health care organizations in its quest to use big data and a collaborative R&D spirit to improve the health care system. The organization announced it has added the Harvard Medical School, pharmaceutical giant Merck, the University of Maryland in Baltimore and Minnetonka -based Medica Research Institute to its expanding roster of partners.

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  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | KSFY

    ... is the only campus in the Dakotas that's participating, so we are very proud of the students at NSU," United Health Services donor recruiter Fern Elofson said. United Blood Services of Aberdeen took the donations, but the drive was completely ...

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  4. Medica joins UnitedHealth/Mayo big-data ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Business Journal

    Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs, the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Health insurer Medica's research arm will join Optum Labs , the big-data venture launched by Mayo Clinic and UnitedHealth Group Inc. Medica Research Institute, based in Minnetonka, was one of four new partners Optum Labs announced Tuesday. The others are Harvard Medical School Department of Health Care Policy, pharma giant Merck and University of Maryland-Baltimore .

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  5. Upcoming Conferences Schedule, Clinical Trial Data Release Schedule,...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Sys-Con Media

    Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Celgene Corporation , Actavis plc , Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. , ISIS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and UnitedHealth Group Inc. .

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  6. UnitedHealth hires former AT&T exec for lobbyist jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc., which is affiliated with several operations in New Mexico, has hired Peter Jacoby, a former AT&T Inc. lobbyist, to serve as senior vice president of government affairs.

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  7. UnitedHealth hires former AT&T exec for lobbyist jobRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. has hired Peter Jacoby , a former AT&T Inc. lobbyist, to serve as senior vice president of government affairs effective Aug. 11. Jacoby will lead political initiatives at the state and federal levels, the Minnetonka-based health insurer said in a news release.

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  8. Fairview names former UnitedHealth exec CIORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    Fairview Health Services has hired former UnitedHealth Group Inc. executive Alistair Jacques to serve as its top tech executive, the health system announced Monday.

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  9. Giving Back: Teen helps others as Lourdes volunteerGiving Back: Teen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... volunteers are junior volunteers, meaning they are between 14 and 17, Lomonaco said. Meanwhile, at United Health Services facilities, high school students make up roughly one-quarter of the 700-member volunteer cadre. Junior volunteers at Lourdes ...

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  10. UnitedHealth will double its presence on state health exchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    Stephen Hemsley, chief executive officer of UnitedHealth Group Inc., speaks during a panel discussion at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, in 2012.

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  11. UnitedHealth will double its presence on state health exchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Business Journal

    Stephen Hemsley, chief executive officer of UnitedHealth Group Inc., speaks during a panel discussion at the annual Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, in 2012.

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  12. UnitedHealth embraces state health exchangesRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | TwinCities

    The nation's largest health insurer expects to play a much bigger role in the health care overhaul next year, as the federal law shifts from raising giant questions for the sector to offering growth opportunities.

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  13. UnitedHealth's 2Q profit slips 2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | TwinCities

    UnitedHealth Group's second-quarter earnings slipped 2 percent on a rise in taxes and other expenses, but the nation's largest health insurer still trumped analyst expectations.

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  14. UnitedHealth boosts outlook after strong Q2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. announced second-quarter earnings that easily beat Wall Street projections and lifted its outlook for the rest of 2014, its first full year under Obamacare.

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  15. UnitedHealth Posts Upbeat Q2 Earnings, Shares RiseRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Benzinga

    Shares of UnitedHealth Group surged around 3.7% in pre-market trading after the company reported upbeat second-quarter earnings and raised its revenue forecast.

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  16. UnitedHealth, doctors study way to lower cancer treatment costsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    In a study, per-patient lump payments to doctors and better monitoring led to a reduction in the price tag for treatments.

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  17. Ban on blood donations from gay men protestedRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Erin Booth, left, of Las Vegas prepares to give blood as United Health Services phlebotomist James Lee inserts a needle to draw blood during the National Gay Blood Drive held at the Blue Ox Tavern at 5825 W. ...

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  18. UnitedHealth sues California over $173M fineRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Business Journal

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. on Thursday sued California, saying the state's insurance commissioner abused his power when he issued a $173 million fine against the insurer for a troubled acquisition nearly a decade ago.

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  19. UnitedHealth study finds cheaper way to treat cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Business Journal

    A new UnitedHealthcare model for paying oncologists trimmed cancer-care costs by 34 percent without changing how well patients fared after treatment, according to a study conducted by the insurer and published in a medical journal Tuesday.

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  20. The UnitedHealth unit hospitals cheer as their "gunslinger"Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Business Journal

    Hospital administrators probably have used some choice words about UnitedHealth Group Inc. when the insurer plays hardball with them over reimbursements.

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