OptumHealth Inc. and American Well Corp. are teaming up to provide access to doctors and other health care providers through the Internet.
The service will give employers, group plan members, and holders of individual health policies access to health care professionals through two-way video, online chat or an employer’s health portal, according to OptumHealth, Golden Valley, Minn., and American Well, Boston,
OptumHealth is a unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc., Minnetonka, Minn.
In other insurance Web news:
– CIGNA International, a unit of CIGNA Corp., Philadelphia, has posted several international health care podcasts.
The podcasts cover global health trends and topics of interest to expatriate employees who are choosing international coverage, CIGNA says.