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UnitedHealthcare and Optum Take Action to Support People Affected by Severe Weather and Flooding in West Virginia

July 2, 2019

CHARLESTON, W. Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2019--

UnitedHealthcare and Optum, the health benefits and services companies of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH), are taking action to help people affected by severe weather and flooding across parts of West Virginia.

Support includes assisting health plan participants who may need to make alternate arrangements to access care and early prescription refills, as well as offering a free emotional-support line to help people who might be affected.

About UnitedHealth Group
UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) is a diversified health care company dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone. UnitedHealth Group offers a broad spectrum of products and services through two distinct platforms: UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services; and Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services. For more information, visit UnitedHealth Group at www.unitedhealthgroup.com or follow @UnitedHealthGrp on Twitter.

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CONTACT: Media Contact:

Dimitri Senaratna

UnitedHealth Group

952-936-3275

dimitri_senaratna@uhg.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA WEST VIRGINIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PHARMACEUTICAL INSURANCE MANAGED CARE HEALTH HOSPITALS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

SOURCE: UnitedHealth Group

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