Meeting Location and Accommodations

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal St.
New Orleans, LA 70130

To Reserve Your Room

Hotel reservations and information: Click here to book your hotel reservation online, or call the reservation department toll-free at 1-888-627-7033. To receive the conference discounted room rate, you must reserve your room by Friday, March 25 and mention OptumHealth Education.

OptumHealth Education appreciates your support in booking your hotel reservation at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel. The number of hotel rooms used for this conference directly impacts hotel rates, conference costs and registration fees.

Hotel room rate and fee: The special conference rate is $209.00 single/double occupancy. The rate is per room per night and is subject to prevailing state and local taxes. Contact the hotel regarding the cancellation policy.

Hotel reservation deadline: The cutoff for reservations has been extended to Friday, March 25, 2016, or when rooms sell out, whichever comes first. Reservations made after this date, or after the room block is sold out, will be accepted on a space-available basis at the prevailing room rate.

Attention UnitedHealth Group Employees:

To book your hotel stay: To reserve a room at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, please follow the reservation instructions listed above to receive the group discounted rate (do not use Concur or BCD Travel for Sheraton New Orleans reservations).

To book your flight: UnitedHealth Group employees may use Concur for flight reservations.

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel Information

There's something for everyone in New Orleans, and the Sheraton New Orleans is at the center of it all. Everything the Big Easy has to offer is just minutes away from the front door, including arts and music, family activities, culture, shopping, and more! "Laissez les bons temps rouler!" — "Let the good times roll!"

Hotel parking, transportation and directions

Valet parking service is available for guests; self-parking is not offered. Vehicles are secured in a covered garage adjacent to the hotel. Due to limited space and height restrictions, parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis and oversized vehicles cannot be accommodated.

Parking rates (subject to change):  
0–2 hours: $12.00 plus tax
2–9 hours: $24.00 plus tax
9+ hours and overnight: $40.00 plus tax


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Program Materials

Program materials will be in electronic format. You will receive an email on or around April 6 with instructions on how to access the materials prior to the conference.

Conference Attire

Attire for the conference is business casual. Although every effort is made to maintain a comfortable learning environment, meeting room temperatures can fluctuate greatly and may be difficult to control. The temperature is often cool in the meeting room. Therefore, bringing along a jacket or sweater is recommended.