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Supporting health care providers in the transition to VBC

Value-based care (VBC) partnerships between payers and providers will become more important than ever as the industry moves away from the classic fee-for-service model. Learn how providers are seeing better patient outcomes and long-term value in this trend.    

Our culture and business model

We’re a strong partner with a shared vision.


Value-driven care

Our flexible delivery models and evidence-based interventions make us unique.


Forward-thinking investments

We see care delivery as a growth and performance opportunity not only for our providers, but our entire organization.


Care-provider approach

Our culture guides the daily work of our providers. Our values shape our beliefs and determine our behaviors.


Far-reaching impacts

We produce strong and meaningful results by considering cost, utilization, quality and patient satisfaction.

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  • Become an Optum clinician

    Make a difference in the lives of your patients.

  • Transition your practice

    We help our partners with stable, scalable growth.

  • Affiliate with Optum

    We help providers increase negotiating strength.

We’re a strong partner with a shared vision.

  • See our practice models

    We serve patients through varied practice models.

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  • Our leadership team

    Meet the team powering modern health care.


Career resources

Build a career as part of our team

We offer job growth opportunities for clinicians, registered nurses, medical assistants, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and more.



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Optum is a nationwide family of more than 70,000 dedicated physicians working together to help people live their healthiest lives.

Make a new start and join our team

This is your chance to be part of a transformation that’s making the health care system work better for everyone.