UnitedHealth Group Embraces Telehealth
… UnitedHealth Group Building TeleHealth Capabilities with New Acquisition …


The largest commercial healthcare payer in the United States invests in its telehealth capabilities with its latest acquisition

Key elements of the UnitedHealth Group and Vivify Health deal

  • UnitedHealth Group acquires Vivify Health based in Plano, Texas
  • Vivify’s business centers on remote patient monitoring technology
  • A variety of clients including hospitals, health systems, long term care and other healthcare provider organizations are Vivify customers
  • UnitedHealth Group can deploy Vivify Health applications within its business units plus continue marketing its solutions to additional healthcare provider organizations

Important Vivify Health data technology and patient care attributes

  • Biometric data monitoring
  • Personalized care plans
  • Text-to-speech configured to the needs of each patient
  • Video education and conferencing
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( COPD )
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Oncology
  • Pain Management
  • Weight Management

Vivify Health has an established base of diverse healthcare clients

  • Alignment Health
  • American Medical Response
  • Ascension Health
  • Children’s Hospital of Colorado
  • Interim Healthcare
  • Memorial Hermann
  • Ontario Telemedicine Network
  • SCL Health
  • Shannon Medical Center
  • Trinity Health
  • University Health Network ( Canada )
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center ( UPMC )
  • Vanderbilt University Health

UnitedHealth Group builds out formidable insurance, medical and technical business model

  • Surgical Care Affiliates ( $2.3 billion )
  • DaVita Medical Group ( $4.3 billion )
  • Reliant Medical Group ( $28 million )
  • Equian, a healthcare billing firm ( $2.3 billion )
  • A hearing aid health insurance company and a sizable investment into a physician staffing firm

Advantages of contemporary healthcare information technology

The Vivify Health acquisition is a clinical, commercial and competitive asset for UnitedHealth Group

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