UnitedHealth Group Inc. Layoffs

Comment! It's anonymous! Post information you know, rumors you heard, your experiences, or contribute to the discussion by answering or asking about layoffs at UnitedHealth Group Inc.. The comment form is located near the bottom of the page.

Topics regarding layoffs at UnitedHealth Group Inc.

July 18 Layoffs

Two people have been laid off at our UnitedHealth location yesterday. Has anybody else been impacted by this, or is it an isolated incident? And should we worry that this is just the beginning and there are more layoffs incoming this week? In any... read more


Overall morale is down in the Optum IT area. More experienced workers are being released as young kids out of college are being hired. In Basking Ridge the overall headcount has remained about the same. The corporate position is "that your position... read more

OptumRx outsourcing to the Philippines and India

OptumRx is outsourcing to the Philippines as well as expanding India location while simultaneously ceasing hiring in the US and becoming more strict with employees and easily firing agents. No big layoff yet but clearly headed there. This is just a... read more

Unitedhealth Outsourcing

Unitedhealth started outsourcing years ago. I was there thru it all. Of course it was then kept quite done on the hush hush. I watched and I mean I was physically there seeing my coworkers friend's being let go. I was given the opportunity to go to... read more

Cuts were too deep, way too deep!!!

Its not like the TDPers are getting raises to support their new responsibilities. Everyone just gets screwed across the board. Just pure greed is all. I've already heard rumblings about having to hire people back in 6 months because the cuts were too... read more

Offshoring @ UnitedHealth

Do you think they will continue to offshore jobs? In the meeting Sam Ho said they sent 900 jobs offshore, so they are still doing it. I guess my question is how much of this offshoring are they going to do - ultimately, they can send all of the jobs... read more

Senior folks fired over new hires

In my dept over 40 were let go and rumour has it more were let go. In my case they chose to keep several people with same skill set who were more recent hires and younger..which has me alarmed. Anyway 11 weeks per year of service and pays PTO... read more

Layoffs are real- they will only intensify

Whoever the a-- clown is that believes that this isn't real is in for a rude awakening. People are being walked out each day, they are replacing older workers with good service records with the younger TDP'ers. This is United's future. Younger... read more

Refer your friends!

UnitedHealth Group sends out emails to refer your friends while throwing away people left and right each month. Yes, let's send people we like to be treated that way. You can say staffing cuts are just business but UHG are B-B-Billlllions profitable... read more

Raises are a joke

Salary increases when employed at United Healthcare are minuscule at best. The only time you will be able to self direct your earning potential is upon hiring and when you accepted at your next job. Carrot is dangled, then they change the targets and... read more

Heads are rolling

Was not let go today but alarm bells have been ringing. Some key Senior Management stepped down about 6 months ago. Since then it has been nothing but red flags, "re-orgs" in Network and Security, IT budgets absolutely slashed, finance auditing... read more

Optum Technology IT staff layoffs

This is true, up to 10% for Optum Technology IT staff is what we have been told, it is probably larger by the sounds of things. They are targeting multiple pay grades from Senior Director on down to Business Analysts. Many of the resources have 5-10+... read more

UHG/Optum Monthly Layoffs

UHG/Optum will be laying off every month this year to close financial gaps; instead of doing it in one big event to avoid negative press. I suspect when they are done it wouldn't surprise me if the the numbers reach 10k or beyond. Amazing; and of... read more


Regarding Obamacare vs. AHA, yes it can be about Trump and the direction the GOP are taking. UNH removed themselves from the ACA marketplace due to struggling profitability. There is a lot of talk of potentially prolonging the ACA rather than repeal... read more

Optum Schaumburg

Optum Schaumburg Il secretive about plans. Eliminating positions with easy software programs. Metric applications tightened very heavily last quarter of 2016 to near unattainable levels. Many seasoned reps finding themselves on performance issues... read more

Miami Layoffs

I heard some departments in Miami has just been laid off, is this true???

2017 Layoffs

Over 100 people at Optum were laid off in one day. We were told there werent enougj roles for these PMs to become scrum master's or RTEs during transformation.

Layoff October, 2016

Behavioral health care advocate here, found out I along with 30 others are being laid off with a months notice.

More consolidation=fewer jobs

More consolidation in the sector means fewer jobs. Looks like several mergers or takeovers coming...which means...
by | Post ID: @JG2qCK9
692 views | 1 reply ()

UnitedHealth Layoffs 2016

What is the likelihood of UnitedHealth layoffs in Minneapolis in 2016? Please let me know if you have any information.

UHC Optum

I love working for UHC Optum. I am a RN TCM in florida since August 2014. It is a great company to work for, good benefits, great management support. Business changes and products change it has been a positive journey so far.
by | Post ID: @BA7xR1R
416 views | no replies

UHC in Henderson Layoffs

At least 15 to 20 people in my company at UHC in Henderson were laid off with no warning..... some of them even had 18 years with the company... how's that for loyalty....the morale was so bad in that office I'm actually glad to be out of there... we... read more

Start a new thread - post a news comment, question or message: