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UnitedHealth buys La Crosse buildings from subsidiary's CEO
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.
Medica joins UnitedHealth/Mayo big-data venture
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 .
10 of the best 'sharing economy' brands making a difference
With the success of Airbnb and Index Ventures' recent investment in JustPark, it seems peer- to-peer services are on the rise.
Fairview names former UnitedHealth exec CIO
Fairview Health Services has hired former UnitedHealth Group Inc. executive Alistair Jacques to serve as its top tech executive, the health system announced Monday.