UnitedHealth’s Optum recently announced it is acquiring multispecialty clinical professional group The Polyclinic. Financial terms of the agreement have not been disclosed at this time.
Seattle, Washington-based The Polyclinic is one of the largest multi-specialty clinics in the Puget Sound area, with 14 locations and 200 primary care and specialty clinical professionals in most areas of medicine. With the transaction, The Polyclinic will be absorbed into OptumCare, under which its structure will remain largely the same, according to statements from an Optum spokesperson.
Optum is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. With more than 145,000 consumers worldwide, Optum delivers intelligent, integrated solutions that help to modernize the health system and improve overall population health.
This was reported by FierceHealthcare on November 28, 2018.
Contact Information: Optum, 11000 Optum Circle, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344; (888) 445-8745; Website: www.optum.com
Contact Information: The Polyclinic, 904 7th Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104; (206) 329-1760; Website: www.polyclinic.com