Our Work Environment

Improve the lives of others while doing your life's best work.SM

Our Work Environment

At UnitedHealth Group, our work environments are shaped by the people who bring their best selves to our mission to help people live healthier lives and make the health care system work better for everyone. The sum total of all that makes us unique, our culture is how we ensure our people, company, customers and communities flourish.

Our approach to community involvement, inclusion and diversity, and social responsibility is on display wherever our employees live and work. The impact is recognized in a variety of ways including quality and access to health care, optimizing effectiveness of the health system, and reducing our carbon footprint. If you thrive in a high performance, high accountability environment—where our values shape the pursuit of our mission—this is truly a place where you can do your life's best work.SM


Our People

Through UnitedHealth Group’s year-round giving! program, we support employees and their desire to give back to the communities where they live and work, across the nation and around the world. Through charitable contributions and volunteering, our people are deeply and personally involved in improving the health and welfare of their neighbors. It’s part of what makes our culture so unique.

Our People

Virtual Work Environment

Our values guide the actions we take to provide employees with the best tools possible to enable our success. Through technology advancements we’ve been able to provide care to thousands of people around the world and connect globally with our teammates. In addition, virtual work environments provide work/life flexibility via telecommuting to over 25% of our employees.

Find out if telecommuting is right for you.

Sustainability in Our Workplaces

From moving toward paperless communications to workplace conservation efforts, see the impact of our sustainability initiatives last year.

Recycled 8,355 tons of paper and saved 142,040 trees

Generated a 15% year-over-year increase in tons of paper recycled

Completed 29 funded energy projects including interior and exterior lighting upgrades

Reduced year-over-year controllable energy use by over 1.59% and year-over-year greenhouse gas emissions by 3.65%

Implemented 45 Low Cost/No Cost energy and water conservation projects

Maintained business operations in LEED-certified facilities totaling 1.6 million square feet


At UnitedHealth Group, we are tackling challenges and seizing every opportunity to transform health care. Everyday is a new opportunity to make a difference.