Tag: Culture

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How Innovation Drives Health Care

Friday, April 20, 2018 In Culture, Our Businesses

At UnitedHealth Group, the technology and innovation we invent is in service of a future where health care serves everyone more fairly, productively and consistently. We put a series of questions to Pat Keran, Senior Director at Optum, to explain what innovation means for his team, UnitedHealth Group and health care globally.

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Committing to Inclusion and Diversity and Finding the Courage to Lead

Thursday, April 5, 2018 In Diversity

In the first post of this two-part blog, we heard from Gyasi C., Vice President of Strategy, UnitedHealthcare, part of UnitedHealth Group, about the Inclusion and Diversity Councils. We continue our conversation and learn about the commitment and courage needed to become an industry leader in diversity and inclusion.

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The Importance of Serving our Military Families

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 In Military

Folds of Honor is a national nonprofit that provides educational scholarships for the spouses and children of America’s fallen or disabled service members. The organization was started in 2007 and now has 9 chapters across the United States. 

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Transforming Health Care to Build a Better Society for All

Tuesday, April 3, 2018 In Diversity

The Inclusion and Diversity Councils at UnitedHealth Group provides a pathway to carry out the organization’s mission to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone.

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How an Innovative Conference and an Employee's Love for Her Brother Are Changing Health Care Delivery

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 In Culture, Our Businesses

In early March, UnitedHealth Group’s Enterprise Research and Development Team will present at the South by Southwest, (SXSW) Conference in Austin, Texas. The conference is an interactive forum that brings music, film, and innovative thought leaders from various industries together to share ideas, and breakthroughs in multiple fields. For UnitedHealth Group, this opportunity couldn’t have come at a better time as we are partnering to drive an incredible study – one that pushes the envelope in the approach to the management of chronic disease.

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Finishing Your Career With Confidence

Thursday, February 22, 2018 In Careers, Hiring Process

Craig H., a newly hired Customer Service Representative at UnitedHealthcare, a UnitedHealth Group business, shares why he chose UnitedHealthcare as the place to spend the last phase of his career before retirement. Read on to hear his story, and get insider tips and insight to help you navigate our hiring process.

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Big Data and Health Care

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 In Careers, Our Businesses, Culture

At UnitedHealth Group we work with the largest collection of health related data. It's an opportunity and challenge on an enormous scale using SAS, R/Python, Hadoop, MapReduce and every emerging platform that makes sense for a team that makes the biggest difference in health care. Check out our interview with Ashish C., an Analytics Senior Director here to learn more.

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A Discussion with our Employee Veterans

Thursday, January 4, 2018 In Military, Culture

UnitedHealth Group is proud that so many veterans choose to work here. We know that those who serve or have served have special skills that can be applied in helping deliver best-in-class health care benefits and services. Here’s what they have to say about transitioning into a civilian career here.

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Data Science Careers - An Interview with Brian C. Data Scientist

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 In Careers

At UnitedHealth Group we rely heavily on the best database tools and services to help us manage the world’s largest collections of health related information. For our data scientists it’s an opportunity and a challenge on an enormous scale, and a role that has a global impact and impacts the lives of millions.

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9 Ways to Nail a Phone Interview

Monday, May 8, 2017 In Hiring Process, College

Phone interviews are hard! Even for the most skilled communicators. You don’t have the benefits of being able to see a person and read their expressions. You are wondering… am I being understood? Did I say enough? Am I rambling?

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Technology Careers - An interview with Patrick M., UX Manager

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 In CareerAreas

At UnitedHealth Group we’re passionate about constantly evolving the technology we use and the way we use it. Our elite technology team is helping millions of our members around the world receive care. Given the scale and responsibility of the work we are doing, our ongoing commitment to innovation in this area is critical. It makes for an exciting, innovative work environment.

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Using the Past to Shape our Present and Inspire Our Future – A Tribute to Black History Month.

Monday, February 13, 2017 In Diversity

When we look at the important people and events that influenced our history, it is important to recognize how those histories lead us to where we are today and will continue to inspire where we will be in the future. 

 

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At UnitedHealth Group we are diverse in thought unified by one mission

Thursday, February 9, 2017 In Diversity

Meet Adam A., Vice President, Optum Operations, and learn how diversity challenges us to recognize different viewpoints and drives us on our unified mission to make the health care system work better for everyone.

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We not only embrace diversity, at UnitedHealth Group we live it every day.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 In Diversity

Meet Chad M., Cyber Security Manager for Optum Technology and see how Chad has thrived as a member of our diverse culture, and inspires his team to embrace different experiences and viewpoints. 

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UnitedHealth Group is a great place to finish your career

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 In Diversity

Learn from two of our seasoned professionals why UnitedHealth Group is a great place to consider when you are thinking about the final years in your career.

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Eight things I learned from women leaders at UnitedHealth Group and Optum

Monday, December 19, 2016 In Careers, Culture

STEM roles (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) are some of the highest in demand, and in today’s employment market many women are breaking the highest glass ceilings in tech leadership. Abbey Smalley, a User Experience & Interaction Design Director at Optum, explores what makes women leaders successful.

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Employee Engagement & Development at UnitedHealth Group

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 In Careers, CareerAreas

At UnitedHealth Group, we are committed to employee engagement & development. Meet Preeti, Human Capital Partner sharing importance of employee engagement to her as a leader with UnitedHealth Group.

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Employee wellbeing, a priority at UnitedHealth Group

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 In Culture

Meet Ishaa, Talent Acquisition Manger at UnitedHealth Group sharing great insights of enrolling to an in house maternity program we have at UnitedHealth Group called CareNine.

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Interview with Dan, Vice President, Product Engineering & Data Services

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 In Careers

Meet Dan, Vice President Product Engineering & Data Services to know how our employees make most while working in a global company, get into insights into our culture and learn about technology careers with UnitedHealth Group.

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Connecting Globally – Insight into Working on a Global Team

Monday, July 25, 2016 In Culture

Find out what it takes to work on a global team and how we use technology to support communication

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Ensuring you are a right fit before you apply

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 In Job Search Tips, Hiring Process

So you’ve searched our open jobs and are ready to submit your application. But how do you know if a specific job is right for you? Here are four questions to consider before applying

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Connecting Globally – Insight into Working on a Global Team

Monday, May 23, 2016 In Culture

Find out what it takes to work on a global team and how we use technology to support communication

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Career Path of a Consultant: An Interview with a top Consulting Professional at UnitedHealth Group's Optum

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 In Careers, CareerAreas, Job Search Tips

There’s an evolution underway in the health care industry, and consultants are definitely in the forefront and in the trenches. These traveling professionals often work challenging schedules and fly all over the country to share their expertise and insight with government entities and hospital networks for the purposes of improving the health care system for everyone.

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Diversity impacts compassion, fosters curiosity and prevents group think.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 In Diversity

UnitedHealth Group is a place where diversity is present in every business. Hear from our guest blogger Quincy S. to learn about his journey to UnitedHeath Group and how the culture and diverse workforce has helped to shape his experience.

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Community and Career Growth in the Technology Development Program

Monday, January 18, 2016 In CareerAreas, College, Careers

Want to do tech work that matters and make great friends while doing it? New college grad Charlene participated in our Technology Development Program as an IT intern and is now enrolled in the 13-month rotational program as a senior TDP associate.

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Working with UnitedHealth Group is challenging but extremely fulfilling at the same time

Thursday, January 14, 2016 In Culture

Shikha is working as a Recruiting Manager with UnitedHealth Group in the Talent Acquisition team and is responsible to hire the hard to find Finance & Accounting talent. Read the blog to know her personal experience of working as a recruiter here.

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How do our employees feel connected to our company’s mission in their everyday work?

Monday, January 11, 2016 In Careers, College, Culture

Sriram is working with UnitedHealth Group as an Information Security Leader and a business enabler. He provides oversight, direction & management support to security programs and handling its delivery through teams across the world. Read his blog to learn how our IT employees stay connected to our company’s mission in their everyday work.

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How to Translate Military Experience into a Corporate Resume

Friday, January 1, 2016 In Military, Hiring Process, Careers

A well-crafted resume will help you communicate your skill set in ways that an employer can recognize and appreciate. So how do you start -- or brush up -- your civilian resume? Tap into UnitedHealth Group’s military recruiting experts, like Doug, for support

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