In 2014, and United Health Group (formerly Optum), a 226 billion American for-profit managed health care company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota and largest healthcare company in the world, recognized PARfessionals for developing the "first internationally approved online training program for addictions recovery peer support specialists".
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provides an annual look at the topics, trends, and issues impacting the global health care sector. According to its 2017 Global Healthcare Sector Outlook Infographic, "Peer support, self-management education, health coaching, and group activities, along with workforce training, and investments in the right technology" are " potential enablers of patient activation and engagement" and " key ingredients for productive health care operations".
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