***$10,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates***
Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)
For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care.
OptumCare is a network of health care providers in the Southwest, whose mission is to connect and support providers by working together to deliver the most effective and compassionate care to each and every patient they serve. OptumCare’s focus is to do the right things for patients, physicians, and the community. OptumCare’s Core Business is contracting directly with health insurers to deliver a highly personal care management and service model to their patients. The current focus of OptumCare is on seniors, and those with complex care needs, who most benefit from a high touch model of care.
**This is a full time, Monday-Friday position. The RN Clinical Consultant must be able to travel within assigned territory / location area which includes the Greater Phoenix Metropolitan area or as needed in order to conduct critical face to face trainings/assessments. Territory assignments are based on business needs**
Act as a clinical resource to staff
Assist / lead accreditation activities
Participate on / lead committees, policy and procedure development, facility audits, special projects and process improvement initiatives as assigned
Support the Performance Improvement Program and Patient Safety Program
Lead and develop programs including new hire orientation, initial and annual competency program, LearnSource Course development
Develop / support educational programs for staff including Nursing Staff and Medical Assistants
Normal office or clinic environment
May occasionally work flexible hours to meet needs of staff who are scheduled 7 days / week, 24 hours / day
Will maintain clinical skills by periodically working as a in a clinical role as a Registered Nurse
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
High school diploma or equivalent
Current, unrestricted RN license in the state of AZ
5+ years clinical nursing experience
Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client sites within a designated area which includes but not limited to Greater Phoenix Metropolitan area (up to 75% of the time in the field)- Mileage reimbursement available
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
Ability to review root cause of problems, issues, develop plans in collaboration with others, and implement plans for process improvement
Demonstrated ability to lead others and to think outside of conventional processes
Possesses knowledge of research techniques, data analysis and reporting, forward / strategic planning and integration of technologies within staff development initiatives
Proficient in field of nursing practice
Independent clinical skills
Principle of adult learning and education
Knowledgeable about regulatory requirements such as OSHA and regulatory / accrediting requirements
Excellent communication skills and problem skills
Demonstrated skills in performance improvement process, program development and project management
Demonstrated skills in computer technology and database development and management
Demonstrated skills in instructional design
Emergency or other critical care experience
Previous education experience
Graduate degree in health-related field or education or currently enrolled in graduate program
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
**PLEASE NOTE** The sign on bonus is only available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time, or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a sign on bonus.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment