Keyword: Surgical Care Affiliates
Humana—which has shown signs it's preparing for a sale—is also reportedly in talks to make a purchase of its own.
Optum, which recently announced it will acquire The Advisory Board Company’s healthcare business, may have a tough time earning the trust of the firm's health system clients.
It’s official: Optum, the healthcare services arm of UnitedHealth Group, will acquire The Advisory Board Company’s healthcare division.
UnitedHealth, which is already the nation’s largest insurer and boasts a growing healthcare services arm, may be poised to grow even further through an acquisition.
The leaders of the country’s largest for-profit payer are confident about its ability to adapt to the changing healthcare policy landscape.
UnitedHealth Group will purchase Surgical Care Affiliates for $2.3 billion, a move that will further expand its reach in the healthcare market, which includes health plans, health systems, physicians and now ambulatory care.