UnitedHealth reports Q2 OptumRx revenue up 5.1% to $15.8B
OptumRx fulfilled 322 million adjusted scripts in second quarter 2017, an increase of 16 million scripts or 5.2 percent over the prior year. OptumInsight revenues grew 13.1 percent year-over-year to $2.0 billion in second quarter 2017, driven by growth in revenue management and business process services. OptumInsight contract backlog grew by $2.1 billion or 18.6 percent year-over-year, ending the quarter at $13.4 billion. "Continued strong revenue growth from new business and exceptional customer retention reflects the confidence customers place in our commitment to and effectiveness in meeting their health care needs," said Stephen J. Hemsley, CEO of UnitedHealth Group.