Michael Bess

Vice President of Health Care Strategies, UnitedHealthcare

Dr. Bess provides clinical leadership to support UnitedHealthcare National Accounts, leading client specific population health strategies, providing clinical expertise in analysis of trends and utilization, and partnering with account management teams to develop initiatives to impact medical cost trends. Prior to his current role with UnitedHealthcare, Dr. Bess was National Medical Director, Telehealth at Optum. He received his medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine and completed his post-graduate medical training at Halifax Health, Daytona Beach, Florida. He earned his Master of Health Administration from The Ohio State University in 2013. Dr. Bess is board certified in family medicine and has extensive clinical experience in urgent and emergency care.

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