Awards & Recognition

At UnitedHealth Group, we strive to deliver consistent performance, solid fundamental execution and an innovative approach to health care. We are privileged to be recognized with awards for our work.

UnitedHealth Group Recognition

  • UnitedHealth Group is the top ranking company in the insurance and managed care sector on Fortune's 2018 "World's Most Admired Companies" list. This is the eighth straight year UnitedHealth Group ranked No. 1 overall in its sector.

  • Fortune magazine ranked UnitedHealth Group No. 5 in the 2018 rankings of the 500 largest U.S. corporations based on 2017 revenues.

  • Fortune magazine ranked UnitedHealth Group No. 15 on its 2018 Global 500, a list of the world's largest corporations based on 2017 revenues.

  • UnitedHealth Group is a member of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, a blue chip group of 30 companies deemed industry leaders.

  • In 2018 for the seventh consecutive year, The Civic 50, a Points of Light initiative that highlights companies that improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business, ranked UnitedHealth Group one of America's 50 most community-minded companies.

  • UnitedHealth Group was included among the 2017 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes.

  • Project HOPE, a global health and disaster response organization, honored UnitedHealth Group with a 2017 Project HOPE Global Health Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to advance health outcomes in the developing world.

  • UnitedHealth Group has been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and Dow Jones North America Index annually since 1999.

  • In the 2017 Newsweek Green Rankings, created in partnership with Corporate Knights Capital and HIP Investor, UnitedHealth Group ranked in the top 10 percent out of the largest 500 U.S. companies in corporate sustainability and environmental impact.

  • In 2018, for the eighth consecutive year, the National Business Group on Health honored UnitedHealth Group with a "Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles" top-tier Platinum award.

  • UnitedHealth Group was named a 2019 Military Friendly Employer by Viqtory, a veteran-owned business that connects the military community to civilian opportunity.

Business Recognition

  • In 2018, for the fourth consecutive year, Optum ranked No. 1 on the Healthcare Informatics (HCI) 100, a listing of the top health care IT companies based on U.S. revenues.

  • In 2017, for the second consecutive year, Optum was named the No. 1 vendor on the annual IDC Health Insights HealthTech Rankings list.

  • Optum360, a leading provider of health care revenue management services, received the following recognition:
    • No. 1 in the 2018 Black Book Rankings for revenue cycle management software, outsourcing and computer-assisted coding services.
    • The 2017 United States Market Leadership Award for revenue cycle management coding and clinical documentation from Frost & Sullivan.

  • UnitedHealthcare was named a winner in the Customer Service Department of the Year category, presented by the Stevie Awards in 2018, an international awards program recognizing outstanding performances in the workplace. In addition UnitedHealthcare was named a Silver award winner for its proprietary Advocate4Me® service.

  • In 2018 for the second consecutive year, Valor Econômico, a leading business newspaper in Brazil, ranked Amil first in the Health Insurers category in the Valor Brazilian Innovation Rankings. The rankings are compiled in partnership with Strategy&, a PwC group.