Health Organization Case Study

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Health Organization Case Study Grand Canyon University NRS451V October 20, 2013 Health Organization Case Study United Healthcare was formed and created in 1977 and was designed to introduce such health care innovations as pharmacy/drug formularies, hospital admission pre-certification processes, physician office software to manage and control costs, mental health/chemical dependency intermediaries (behavioral health) and an insurance wrap as one feature on top of traditional HMO products (UnitedHealth Group, 2012). This creation was done to allow United Healthcare to stand out in the healthcare field. United Healthcare continues to find innovative ways to stand out in the industry. This paper will explore how they continue to do so. Through research and analysis United Healthcare will show a solid business plan. PREPERATION FOR NEXT DECADE In order to address the needs of their clients United Healthcare continues to find ways to meet the demands of current and future generations. By meeting these demands they ensure a solid business future. They are committed to the delivery of quality care and its continual improvement. In fact, UnitedHealth Group made significant investments in research and development, technology and business process improvements – nearly $3 billion in the past five years. These investments led to changes that are improving the way care is delivered and administered across the entire industry (United Healthcare, 2013). United Healthcare continues to meet the demands of future generations with such creations such as Health4me app, MyHealthcare cost estimator, and UHC TV (UnitedHealth Group, 2012). Health4Me, that brings important health information to people on the go. Features include easy access to registered nurses, personal health benefits information, and the ability to locate nearby physicians and hospitals (United Healthcare,

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