This is aimed at further personalizing health care, not to mention the enormous effect of trending innovations that continue to ensure patient satisfaction such as from receiving medical attention from the comfort of their homes.
United Healthcare prides itself in the latest technologies in diagnosis, treatment and data handling (storage and processing) (United Healthcare, 2015). This will ensure better quality health care and faster service to reduce ‘crowding’ and ‘overwhelming’ situations. With appointments much easier to make and health related information readily availed to patients who can access them easily, prevention is fast becoming a major ally in further enhancing the United Healthcare’s readiness to addressing the health care needs of its citizens in the next 10 years.
The main strategy to ensure United Healthcare’s sustained network growth is to become and retain its spot as the best destination for health care for various ailments. United Healthcare has additionally invested in new, fast, easy and personal technologies and innovations that make access to health care easier to persons in any parts of the country, or globe. These include resources such as myuhc.com, Health4Me mobile application, my Healthcare Cost Estimator, myClaims Manager and Your 24-Hour Nurse which among other things, enable patients/ users to receive answers to their questions, receive health tips and advice, book appointments with doctors, print IDs, estimate health care costs, view and pay claims, access claim forms, locate a pharmacy and change mailing preferences (UnitedHealthcare Online, 2015).
United Healthcare also plans to build more hospitals and clinics that will compliment the over 5,600 such facilities already present all over the country in bids to aid its network growth and enhance patient satisfaction (reach).