Unitedhealth To Keep Parts Of Health Care Overhaul

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Nation's largest health care provider to extend some of overhaul's benefits to small share of its customers.

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    UnitedHealth Group, the nation’s largest health insurer, said today that in 2017 ... plans on the Affordable Care Act ... in Arkansas, Michigan ...
    04/27/2016 - 8:14 am | View Link
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  • UnitedHealth's pullback from exchange business could hit rural ... - Bloomberg
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  • UnitedHealth's Exit From ACA Exchanges Will Have a Modest Effect
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    05/1/2016 - 4:18 am | View Link
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    04/27/2016 - 9:32 am | View Link
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    04/26/2016 - 5:15 am | View Link
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    04/23/2016 - 10:04 am | View Link
  • UnitedHealth to exit Michigan Obamacare exchange
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    04/22/2016 - 2:38 pm | View Link
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  • UnitedHealthcare
    At UnitedHealthcare, we are committed to improving the health care system. UnitedHealthcare is an operating division of UnitedHealth Group, the largest single health ...
    05/1/2016 - 10:23 am | View Website
  • UnitedHealth Group
    UnitedHealth Group Inc. is an American diversified managed health care company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. It is 14th on the Fortune 500. UnitedHealth Group ...
    05/1/2016 - 3:56 am | View Website
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    04/30/2016 - 2:13 pm | View Website
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