UnitedHealthcare of Kansas is a subsidiary of UnitedHealthcare. UnitedHealthcare of Kansas ensures more than 500,000 Kansas residents. The plans available include employer group plans, Medicare and Medicaid plans. The insurers employs approximately 2,000 in the state.
In 2012, UnitedHealthcare of Kansas created the Empower Kansans program, an initiative designed to bring individuals with disabilities and community leaders togethers. The initiative involved a three year, $1.5 million investment from the insurer. In 2017, UnitedHealthcare of Kansas began offering UnitedHealthcare Motion program to Kansans insured on employer-sponsored plans. The program is a wellness program designed to encourage people to live a healthier lifestyle. The program offers financial rewards of up to $1,500 annually based on tracked steps.