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FANNIE MAE CHAIR, CEO JOINS UNITED HEALTHCARE BOARD

 MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The United HealthCare Corporation (NYSE: UNH) board of directors has elected to the board James A. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer of the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae), for a term expiring in 1994.
 "We welcome Jim Johnson to our board. He brings wide-ranging experience that is both broadly and directly applicable to United HealthCare. We expect him to be a valuable resource," said United HealthCare Chairman and CEO William W. McGuire, M.D.
 Johnson joined Fannie Mae in January 1990 and was named chairman and CEO in February 1991. Before that, he was a managing director in corporate finance for Lehman Brothers. Johnson previously served as president of Public Strategies, a Washington-based consulting firm he founded to advise corporations on strategic issues. As executive assistant to Vice President Walter Mondale from 1977-81, he advised the vice president on domestic and foreign policy and political matters. He also serves on the boards of a number of organizations, including The Brookings Institution, Carnegie Corporation of New York, and the Committee for Economic Development.
 United HealthCare Corporation is a national leader in health care management, serving purchasers, users, managers and providers of health care since 1974. The company offers a broad range of products through 18 locally based health plans and nine non-geographically bounded specialty care management companies. The company's services include: HMOs; PPOs; health plan management; pharmaceutical cost management; managed mental health and substance abuse services; utilization management; workers compensation/casualty services; specialized provider networks; employee assistance services; Medicare and managed care programs for the aged; health care evaluation services; information systems; and administrative services.
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 /CONTACT: David P. Koppe, vice president, treasurer and controller, 612-939-7760; or Noreen L. Conway, vice president, public relations and communications, 612-936-1125, both of United HealthCare/
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