OptumHealth is offering a new “lifetime” personal health record service.

OptumHealth, a unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka, Minn., says consumers who use UnitedHealth’s existing PHR systems can use the new service to take their records with them when they change plans.

Consumers can use past health insurance claims in the new PHR system to track their medical history, OptumHealth says.

The company is offering the service through a Web site at Document Link