This excerpt taken from the UNH 10-K filed Mar 6, 2007.
Group Benefits Solutions
Group Benefits Solutions provides vision, dental, life, critical illness, and short-term disability benefits along with cost management products and services for governments, health plans and employers through its affiliates and other intermediaries.
Spectera provides vision benefits for more than eleven million people enrolled in employer-sponsored and government benefit plans. Spectera works to build productive relationships with vision care professionals, retailers, employer groups and benefit consultants. Specteras national network includes more than 24,000 vision professionals.
Through UnitedHealthcare Dental and other brands (UHD), we provide dental benefit management and related services to six million individuals through a network of approximately 80,000 dentists. UHDs products are distributed to commercial and government markets, both directly and through unaffiliated insurers and its UnitedHealth Group affiliates.
Unimerica Workplace Benefits provides integrated short-term disability, critical illness and group life insurance products to employers benefit programs.
National Benefit Resources (NBR) distributes and administers medical stop-loss insurance covering self-funded employer benefit plans. Through a network of third-party administrators, brokers and consultants, NBR markets stop-loss insurance throughout the United States. NBR also distributes products and services on behalf of its SCS affiliates, URN and Optum.