Alaska

Find product information, local news and access to a list of UnitedHealthcare contacts in Alaska.

Committed to our Alaska community

UnitedHealthcare is dedicated to supporting Alaska employers, employees and their families by building strong, lasting relationships in the community. Our presence in Alaska includes:1

More than 27,100 members

within Alaska communities

Nearly 4,000 providers

available to meet member needs in Alaska

More than 22 hospitals

providing robust health care services to employees across Alaska

Latest news

The recently released “America’s Health Rankings 2022 Annual Report” uncovered several health strengths and challenges in Alaska.

UnitedHealthcare's Philip Kaufman explains how the company is offering an improved member experience using personalization and more. 

UnitedHealthcare is introducing and improving programs that help make it quicker, easier and less expensive for members to get the prescriptions they need.

Meet your Pacific Northwest team

Gary Daniels, CEO, UnitedHealthcare Pacific Northwest Region

Gary Daniels is the CEO of UnitedHealthcare's Pacific Northwest region, which includes Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, Montana and Washington. Gary has been with UnitedHealthcare for over 10 years, serving in a variety of local and national roles. As CEO, Gary has profit and loss accountability for all commercial products in his region. Before his time at UnitedHealthcare, Gary attended the University of Oregon where he earned a BS in political science and later received his MBA from George Fox University. When not working, Gary enjoys coaching his daughters' basketball teams.

Carmen Cooper

Vice President of Account Management, Pacific Northwest, Alaska, Montana, Oregon and Washington

Tim Kussie

Vice President of Sales for the Pacific Northwest, Alaska and Montana

Jim Schirmer

Vice President of Sales and Account Management, Key Accounts, Washington

Laura Zenner

Vice President of Sales Pacific Northwest, Montana and Oregon