Claremont Insurance Services announced a new partnership with UnitedHealthcare, the largest national health insurance carrier.

With the addition of UnitedHealthcare to its portfolio, Claremont expands its outstanding array of medical and specialty plans that help insurance brokers meet the needs of small businesses in California.

UnitedHealthcare’s coverage for small businesses with fewer than 100 employees offers a full suite of plan options including HMO, PPO, HSA, dental, vision, and life insurance.

"UnitedHealthcare offers a robust suite of plans to the California market," said Michael Traynor, President of Claremont. "We know that brokers will find affordable healthcare solutions for their clients and innovative features that appeal to the unique needs of employers in California."

Tyler Philippay, Director of Small Business Sales for UnitedHealthcare, said, "Claremont is a strategic partner with longstanding relationships in the health insurance broker community. As a new partner they will help us to meet the needs of more small businesses in California and support UnitedHealthcare’s greater mission of providing Californians with better healthcare information to help them make better healthcare decisions and enjoy healthier lives."

UnitedHealthcare offers the full spectrum of health benefit programs and contracts directly with more than 800,000 physicians and care professionals, and 6,000 hospitals and other care facilities nationwide.

Claremont Insurance Services provides market analysis, product education, and a comprehensive portfolio of competitive health, dental, and ancillary insurance plans.