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(far right) Scott Flannery, UnitedHealthcare of North Texas CEO, led Monday’s panel discussion. Also appearing were (from left) Ken Hutchenrider Jr., Methodist Richardson Medical Center president, Dr. Eric Beshires, family medicine physician at Baylor University Medical Center, and Jenny Williams, manager of community outreach at Baylor Scott & White Health.

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas Discusses the Future of Health Care in Garland

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas CEO Scott Flannery joined other leading health professionals to discuss the future of health care in Garland on Feb. 26. The panel discussion was part of the Garland Chamber of Commerce’s Strong Partnerships and Relevant Knowledge (SPARK) series. Flannery spoke about the effects of health care at the legislative level, options […]

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Dallas Cowboys defensive end Tyrone Crawford addresses children at Voice of Hope Ministries at a ceremony introducing new gym equipment made possible by a $10,000 donation from UnitedHealthcare of North Texas. Listening are, (l-r), Scott Flannery, CEO, UnitedHealthcare of North Texas and Edward L. Franklin, President and CEO, Voice of Hope Ministries.

Dallas Cowboys’ Tyrone Crawford and UnitedHealthcare Donate Gym Equipment for Students at Voice of Hope Ministries

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Tyrone Crawford and UnitedHealthcare of North Texas recently teamed up to donate new gym equipment to Dallas’ Voice of Hope Ministries, a non-profit organization that provides after-school and out-of-school care to low income children from pre-k to 12th grade. Crawford joined UnitedHealthcare leaders at a dedication ceremony at Voice of Hope […]

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UnitedHealthcare of North Texas Contributes $5,000 to Plano Families in Need

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas has contributed $5,000 to Christmas Cops, a program operated by the Plano Police Department that helps local families in need. UnitedHealthcare’s donation will purchase healthy meals, children’s toys, jackets and other household necessities. Police officers make direct referrals to the program, often submitting families they encounter during burglary investigations, family disturbances, […]

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UnitedHealthcare Helps the Dallas Cowboys Give Back This Holiday Season

With help from UnitedHealthcare, the Dallas Cowboys visited area children’s hospitals on Dec. 4. Players and cheerleaders brought gifts and signed autographs for patients at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Cook Children’s Medical Center, Children’s Medical Center Dallas and Medical City Children’s Hospital. Each child received a “game sock” loaded with goodies from the […]

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UnitedHealthcare of North Texas employees volunteered at the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Kickoff Luncheon.

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas Presents the Ed Block Courage Award at the 2017 Dallas Cowboys Kickoff Luncheon

UnitedHealthcare of North Texas returned as a presenting sponsor for the 2017 Flowserve Cowboys Kickoff Luncheon at AT&T Stadium on August 30. The annual event celebrates the beginning of the NFL season. During the luncheon, numerous awards are presented, including the Ed Block Courage Award presented by UnitedHealthcare. This year’s recipient was Jim Maurer, the […]

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UnitedHealthcare-Sponsored Program is Teaching Kids how to Eat and Live Healthier Lives

  UnitedHealthcare of North Texas partners with the Junior League of Dallas to support Kids in the Kitchen, a nationally-recognized health education program that empowers kindergarteners through 5th graders to learn how to make healthy meals while also educating them and their parents about nutrition and healthy food choices. UnitedHealthcare’s assistance enables Junior League of […]

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The Texas Legends honored UnitedHealthcare of North Texas CEO Scott Flannery (center left, holding plaque) and Vice President of Account Management, Texas Small Business Cindy Goodman (center right, holding plaque) during a pre-tip off ceremony on March 9.

UnitedHealthcare Partners with the Texas Legends to Tackle Childhood Obesity in North Texas

The Frisco-based, NBA Developmental League Texas Legends recently honored UnitedHealthcare of North Texas for its commitment to slow the growing childhood obesity trend. For seven years, UnitedHealthcare has partnered with the team through a “Get Fit” initiative. The season-long wellness program challenges North Texas children to log weekly activities and adopt healthy eating habits. The […]

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Joanne Shuey, vice president of sales and account management, UnitedHealthcare of North Texas; FC Dallas midfielder Victor Ulloa; and Dr. Health E. Hound cheer on as a Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas member plays the NERF ENERGY mobile app.

UnitedHealthcare Donates Hasbro’s NERF ENERGY Game Kits to Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas to Encourage Physical Activity

Being healthy is fun — that’s the lesson UnitedHealthcare delivered to nearly 150 children in Dallas this week. Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas were among the first kids in the nation to receive Hasbro’s limited-release NERF ENERGY Game Kit. Each kit, donated by UnitedHealthcare, includes an activity tracker, soccer ball and mobile game […]

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UnitedHealthcare Sponsors Dallas Cowboys’ Visits to Texas Children’s Hospitals

The Dallas Cowboys made their annual visits to area children’s hospitals earlier this week to spend time with patients seeking treatment through the holiday season. The events, presented by UnitedHealthcare, divided the team into groups, with players and cheerleaders simultaneously visiting Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, […]

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