UnitedHealth Group had 14 patents in cybersecurity during Q4 2023. The patents filed by UnitedHealth Group Inc in Q4 2023 cover a range of technologies including predicting cyber security events, controlling access to secured data, supervising blockchain networks efficiently, and personalizing health-related searches. These patents introduce methods, systems, and apparatuses for improving accuracy in forecasting models, organizing data permissions, monitoring blockchain networks, and customizing search results based on health information. GlobalData’s report on UnitedHealth Group gives a 360-degreee view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

UnitedHealth Group grant share with cybersecurity as a theme is 64% in Q4 2023. Grant share is based on the ratio of number of grants to total number of patents.

Recent Patents

Application: Prediction model selection for cyber security (Patent ID: US20230409703A1)

The patent filed by UnitedHealth Group Inc. describes a method for predicting event metric values and ranges using forecasting models, determining actual event metric values, calculating model range multi-partition error values, selecting the best forecasting model, setting a cyber security control limit, and issuing alerts based on deviations from the control limit. The method involves predicting, obtaining, determining, selecting, and outputting alerts based on the accuracy and precision of the forecasting models.

The claims associated with the patent detail the steps involved in the method, including predicting event metric values, calculating model range multi-partition error values, selecting the best forecasting model based on accuracy and precision, setting cyber security control limits, issuing alerts, obtaining feedback, calculating F-scores, and adjusting weights for accuracy, precision, and range. The method is specifically designed for cyber security events and involves a computing system with processors that execute the steps outlined in the claims to improve the accuracy and effectiveness of predicting and managing cyber security incidents.

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