Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Unitedhealthcare Insurance Company
Current Parent Company: 
UnitedHealth Group
Penalty: 
$26,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
August 15, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Fine levied for misdirecting enrollees who wished to obtain review by an IRO to the OIC rather than initiating the review. RCW 48.05.185; RCW 48.43.535; RCW 48.43.530(5)(g); WAC 284-43-630

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Washington
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.