What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere. Whether in-person or over-the-phone, we're working to help others live healthier lives while providing an opportunity for you to do your life's best work.(sm) Schedule: Monday-Friday start time anywhere between 7:30- 4pm, 8-4:30pm, 8:30-5pm, 9am-5:30pm. **This role will spend the first 6 months in office in Irvine, with possibility of telecommute after that. Primary Responsibilities: Provides health education and coaches consumers on treatment alternatives to assist them in best decision making Supports consumers in selection of best physician and facility to maximize access, quality, and to manage heath care cost Coordinates services and referrals to health programs Prepares individuals for physician visits Assesses and triages immediate health concerns Manages utilization through education Identifies problems or gaps in care offering opportunity for intervention Assists members in sorting through their benefits and making choices
Required Qualifications:Current, unrestricted RN licensure 3+ years of Clinical RN experience Strong inbound and outbound telephonic skills Intermediate computer skills (Microsoft Word, Outlook and Internet) Understanding of change and ability to move members along the continuum of change Conflict management skills Ability to work in a deadline driven environmentPreferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred Coaching and / or decision support experience Managed care experience Bilingual SpanishWhat's the first thing that happens when one of the most successful physician groups in Orange County comes together with a global leader in health care? Opportunity. With Monarch HealthCare joining OptumCare and the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, people like you will find increasing levels of challenge, impact and professional success. With a vibrant network of hospitals and urgent care centers, we're changing health care for the better by improving access to affordable, high quality care, and working together to improve the patient experience. That takes passion, commitment, intense focus and the ability to contribute effectively in a highly collaborative team environment. Are you with us? Learn more about this exciting opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: Ambulatory, RN, Case Manager, CCM, BSN, managed care, underserved, seniors, team player, Irvine, CA, California
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.
- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities.
- We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care t...hey need at an affordable price.
- We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.