Medicare Supplement market leader United Healthcare (UHC) released 4th quarter 2016 financials on January 17th, adding 20,000 Medicare Supplement lives in the 4th quarter.  The UHC enrollment table features Standardized and Modernized policy in-force counts of 4,265,000 as of 12/31/2016, a 230,000 increase in the past 12 months.  The 230,000 policy count growth over the last year is a 5.7% increase over the policy counts at 12/31/2015.

United Healthcare continues to be the clear leader in the Medicare Supplement market, capturing  over 30% of total market new sales and in-force policies in 2016.

UHC Q4 2016 Policies In-force Table

UHC Q4 2016 Policies In-Force Graph

UHC 2016 Annual Growth Chart