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UnitedHealthcare to buy XLHealth
Modern Healthcare

UnitedHealthcare announced it will buy privately owned XLHealth Corp., Baltimore, a provider of Medicare Advantage health plans. Terms of the all-cash deal were not disclosed in a UnitedHealthcare news release. UnitedHealthcare, Minnetonka, Minn., expects the acquisition to allow it to better serve chronically ill Medicare recipients as well as dual-eligibles.