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Dr. John Krouse, dean of the UTRGV School of Medicine and vice president for health affairs (left), poses with Dave Milich, UnitedHealthcare of Texas CEO, during an event on Sept. 28 celebrating the UTRGV School of Medicine and United Health Foundation partnership. UTRGV Photo by Paul Chouy

UnitedHealth Group Celebrates UTRGV Mobile Medical Clinic Achievements

On Sept. 28, UnitedHealth Group (UHG) joined the University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) – a United Health Foundation grant partner – in Edinburgh, Texas, for a dedication ceremony of its mobile medical clinic. “Unimóvil” was made possible through a three-year, $2.88 million United Health Foundation grant in 2014. Through its recent integration […]

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The UTRGV School of Medicine and United Health Foundation unveiled “Unimóvil,” a mobile health clinic, during a ceremony on the Edinburg Campus. (UTRGV Photo by Paul Chouy)

United Health Foundation and UT Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine Unveil Mobile Medical Clinic

On July 14, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) School of Medicine and United Health Foundation introduced “Unimóvil,” a mobile health clinic that will provide Rio Grande Valley residents health screening, education and convenient access to dental and mental health services.  Unimóvil’s services include primary care and diagnosis and treatment of common dental […]

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Guests visit prior to the symposium.

United Health Foundation and The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine Work to Improve Access to Care for the Hispanic Community

According to the recently released America’s Health Rankings Spotlight: Prevention, Hispanic adults are not receiving as many key clinical preventive health services – such as immunizations, cholesterol checks or colorectal cancer screenings – as non-Hispanic white and non-Hispanic black adults. To address the issue, United Health Foundation and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley […]

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