Archive | September, 2018

Efrem Castillo, M.D., is the chief medical officer of UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement

An Unexpected Way Seniors Can Steer Clear of the Hospital

If you’re over 65 and notice that you’re trekking to doctor appointments more frequently than you used to or your medicine cabinet is growing increasingly crowded, you’re not alone.   Most of us have accepted the reality that our bodies need more care and attention as we age, and so we dutifully do all the […]

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Stephanie Kellam, UnitedHealthcare Student Wellness Coordinator, Receives 2018 Texas Health Champion Award

UnitedHealthcare student wellness coordinator Stephanie Kellam has been recognized as a 2018 Texas Health Champion by the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living in Austin, Texas. The Texas Health Champion Award is bestowed to individuals or organizations who have mobilized community efforts to prevent and reduce obesity and promote physical activity and healthy […]

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How Employers Can Help Curb Health Care Costs During Open Enrollment

Technology continues to reshape how employers select and offer health care benefits to employees, putting access to information at our fingertips and creating a more seamless and interactive health care experience. At the same time, these advances may help employees become savvier users of health care, helping simplify and personalize their journey toward health and, […]

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