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Rewarding Quality and Excellence in Medical Care

If you have ever sat in on a healthcare treatment discussion among knowledgeable and well-respected medical professionals, you almost certainly have heard differences of opinion about how to treat certain conditions and even what those conditions may be. Quality medical care is and should be built around the latest scientific advances, regular screenings, medication adherence, […]

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UnitedHealthcare supports Houston Rodeo’s scholarship program

How is UnitedHealthcare involved with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo? Could it be that the rodeo’s steer wrestlers and bull riders have connected with UnitedHealthcare because they found their “way in” to the Houston healthcare system? Just imagine this new chapter in UnitedHealthcare’s hilarious “way in” campaign: A weathered cowboy gets bounced by a […]

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Don Langer, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, Texas with 2015 Project Search graduates

So Much Potential

“Our kids have so much more potential than people sometimes give them credit for,” is how Dawn Carlson, Fort Bend ISD’s Director of Special Education, described the group of 10 students who graduated this week from Project SEARCH, a partnership among UnitedHealthcare, Fort Bend ISD and the Texas Department of Rehabilitative Services. As part of […]

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dad & daughters at the beach

Mobile app helps travelers find health care in a pinch

By Tom Quirk, CEO, UnitedHealthcare North Texas It’s vacation season and whether it’s a seasonal bug or a minor injury, you want to be able to find medical help quickly when you’re traveling away from home. But, depending on where your vacation plans take you, you may not know where the nearest medical facility is […]

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Senior Health Rankings

Texas ranks 41st for seniors in America’s Health Rankings

“With age comes wisdom, but sometimes age comes alone,” quipped Oscar Wilde more than a century ago. This old adage may hold true for seniors around the state and nation, when it comes to their health and well being, according to the third edition of United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings® Senior Report: A Call […]

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Kid comedians wanted for World Smile Day joke book

Is your kid the silliest in San Antonio? The most hilarious in Houston? A young Dangerfield in Dallas? If so, we want their best whoppers for UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation’s annual joke book. The joke book, which features riddles and knock-knock jokes for kids by kids around the United States, is released each year on World Smile […]

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