Compare Kaiser Permanente vs. UnitedHealthcare Health Insurance

What’s the difference between Kaiser Permanente Health Insurance and UnitedHealthcare Health Insurance? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
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Kaiser Permanente
9.5 / 10 - Excellent
#9 in Health Insurance
UnitedHealthcare
9.6 / 10 - Excellent
#4 in Health Insurance
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Key Facts

  • Find a doctor online
  • Multiple health insurance plans offered
  • Electronic health record
  • Appointment scheduler
  • 24/7 advice nurses  
  • Live chat
  • Accident Protection Plan
  • Health and Wellness App
  • Critical Illness Protection
  • Hospital Indemnity Plan
  • Low Cost Health Protection
  • Online Physician Finder

ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings

9.5 / 10 - Excellent
9/10
Cost
10/10
Network Size
9/10
Financial Reputation
10/10
Customer Experience
9/10
Coverage
9.6 / 10 - Excellent
10/10
Cost
10/10
Network Size
8/10
Financial Reputation
10/10
Customer Experience
10/10
Coverage

Customer Reviews

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0.4 / 10 - Terrible
0%
5 stars
0%
4 stars
0%
3 stars
0%
2 stars
33%
1 stars

Final Verdict

UnitedHealthcare Health Insurance and Kaiser Permanente Health Insurance are very close in quality and have the same overall rating. That said, UnitedHealthcare scores better than Kaiser Permanente across: Cost, and Coverage. Whereas, Kaiser Permanente scores better on Financial Reputation. Both companies score similarly on Network Size, and Customer Experience.