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UnitedHealthcare Sponsors 2019 Special Olympics Texas Winter Games

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas was again a proud sponsor of the Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) Winter Games. 2019 marks UnitedHealthcare’s fourth year as a Year-Round Co-Sponsor, demonstrating support for SOTX and its shared mission of helping Texans live healthier lives. Participation in 26th annual winter games was at an all-time high for SOTX. More […]

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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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Former Texas Longhorns All-American and NFL Pro Bowl safety Michael Griffin addresses Round Rock ISD’s Callison Elementary School students at a recent assembly to introduce the DrumFIT kits.

UnitedHealthcare and Former Texas Longhorns and NFL Star Michael Griffin Donate DrumFIT Kits to Round Rock ISD

UnitedHealthcare recently teamed with former Texas Longhorns All-American and NFL Pro Bowl safety Michael Griffin to donate new DrumFIT kits to Round Rock ISD. DrumFIT curriculum combines cardio, choreography and music to address students’ physical, emotional and intellectual needs. The donation was made possible by a $10,000 grant from UnitedHealthcare to Griffin’s Dreambuilders program.

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UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas handed out promotional items at the games.

UnitedHealthcare Volunteers at 2017 Special Olympics Texas Winter Games

UnitedHealthcare blue was featured prominently during the 24th annual Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) Winter Games in Austin Feb. 2-5. UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas (UHC) volunteers flooded event venues to help with competition as the health plan began its second year as a statewide sponsor of SOTX. SOTX shares a similar mission of helping Texans […]

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KXAN-TV (NBC, Austin) recently highlighted how UnitedHealthcare Motion has positively impacted an Austin company’s health.

UnitedHealthcare is Paying Some Texas Members to Walk

UnitedHealthcare Motion uses wearable technology and cash incentives to pay for out-of-pocket medical expenses to encourage members to take charge of their health. Participating employees can earn up to $3 per day, or $1095 per year, by meeting walking goals tracking frequency, intensity and total steps taken. Employers can obtain premium savings based on program […]

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UnitedHealthcare CEO Don Langer, left, KEYE-TV Reporter Adela Uchida and UHC Children’s Foundation President Matt Peterson pose for picture on stage at Wine, Women & Shoes event.

UnitedHealthcare Does Fundraising in Style

Fundraising can be a joy on its own, but doing it in style can make it unforgettable. With help from Wine, Women and Shoes, a national charity dedicated to raising money for issues related to women and children, the UnitedHealthcare Children’s foundation provided the glamorous women of Austin a night of sophistication and beauty while […]

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