Last updated July 10, 2009
united american opened its doors in 1947 to provide life, health, and accident coverage to individuals in Texas. As a subsidiary of financial giant Torchmark Corporation, UA operates in 49 states, the District of Columbia and Canada and has more than 700 people in the home office working to ensure that their customers receive outstanding products, service, and support every day.
Torchmark Corporation, based in McKinney, Texas is an S&P 500 holding company that specializes in life insurance, supplemental health insurance and financial services. The Company was founded in Birmingham, Alabama, where it was headquartered until 2006 and where it still maintains its largest operations. Its core company, Liberty National, was formed in 1900, and after an acquisition, it formed Torchmark as the holding company in the late 1970s
United American offers a wide array of health insurance products. The company’s health insurance pays for medical expenses and is sometimes used more broadly to include insurance for disability, long-term nursing or custodial care needs. It may be purchased on a group or individual basis.
Contact United American at:
United American Insurance Company
3700 S Stonebridge Dr
McKinney, TX 75070
Telephone: (972) 529-5085
Sources: “Our History”, United American Insurance website, 2009; “Torchmark”, Wikipedia, June 22, 2009; “Health Insurance”, Wikipedia, July 2, 2009.