These excerpts taken from the UNH 10-K filed Feb 11, 2009.
AMENDMENT TO EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT
This AMENDMENT AGREEMENT (the Amendment) modifies certain terms and conditions of Executives employment agreement with UnitedHealth Care Services, Inc. or an affiliated entity (the Employment Agreement) for purposes of establishing documentary compliance with Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and its accompanying regulations (Section 409A), and to permit ongoing operational compliance with Section 409A. Accordingly, in exchange for the mutual promises set forth below, notwithstanding anything else to the contrary in the Employment Agreement, Executives Employment Agreement is amended, effective December 31, 2008, as follows:
Except as expressly set forth in this Amendment, the Employment Agreement remains in full force and effect according to its terms.