Nurse Practitioners & Physicians Assistants

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Glenda International Humanitarian Volunteer Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

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There’s not an organization in the world that has found more ways to involve and engage Advanced Practice Care Providers.  As a member of the UnitedHealth Group team, you’ll work both independently, and in partnership with Physicians, nursing staff and other care givers, often serving as the primary point of care and contact for elderly and disabled members. Most of our hiring in this area involves direct interaction with patients delivered in a variety of locations such as in member's homes, long-term care facilities, medical practices, urgent care settings, or telemedicine. The goal is to bring about an integrated level of decision making and care as well as the vital education and coaching that results in improved total care for members. Always striving to maximize patients’ dignity and quality of life, you’ll be involved with members, family and care providers in assessment and formulation of care plans personalized to members’ unique needs and wishes. The result?  Members, families, facilities and health professionals with greater confidence in the exceptional care provided. And for you, an everyday opportunity to do your life’s best work.SM

What you Need To Know

Trust us; these jobs aren't for everyone. It takes a special kind of person who is compassionate, self-motivated and flexible to thrive in our environment. Here, you can expect to find:

  • We provide or assess care in a variety of settings and situations including telephonically, in patients’ homes, on-site at skilled care facilities, long term facilities, medical practices, urgent care settings, and via telemedicine.
  • We place a premium on maximizing time with the patient to understand their needs, concerns and issues.
  • Many of our jobs require diplomacy as you coordinate care with primary care givers and support teams.
  • You will need to spend a considerable amount of time at the computer or tablet for planning, documentation, training and team coordination.
  • We take on ambitious goals and considerable workloads so you’ll need to have a strong sense of accountability and be very self-directed.
  • Some of the roles here involve complex life situations that are emotionally challenging.

What We Are Looking For

These jobs aren't easy; but if you're looking for a challenging and rewarding environment, we're looking for elite performers.

  • Nurse Practitioners must have a current, unrestricted license in the state of assignment or ability to obtain.
  • Physician Assistants must have a current, unrestricted (PA-C) license in state of assignment or ability to obtain.
  • We hire new  graduates as well as experienced  advanced practice  care providers.
  • Most of our positions require gerontology, adult, family or acute specialization. However, some other specialties may be necessary such as pediatric, OB/GYN, urology, etc.
  • National certification or ability to obtain is required.

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