Telephonic Registered Nurse

UnitedHealth Group Philadelphia
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October 14, 2022
UnitedHealth Group

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Positions in this function are responsible for providing clinical advice and education to patients via telephonic means. Offers intervention, counseling and support services which require clinical knowledge, judgment and nursing skill based upon principles of psychological, biological, physical and social sciences. Makes decisions based on his/her educational preparation, experience in nursing and clinical guidelines.  Completes compliance and persistency program education and training with patients according to requirements. Provides quality patient care by assuring a smooth workflow within the department and acts as liaison between the patient and other departments.  Serves as a clinical and educational resource to other departments and health care practitioners.  Supports current and future clinical endeavors for Patient Services Support Center by performing the following duties.

*** Must be available to work an 8-hour shift between the hours of: 9:30 am - 6 pm PST / 11:30 am - 8 pm CST ***

If you hold a non-compact RN State license, you’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

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.

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted RN, eNLC, multistate compact license

  • Ability to obtain RN licensure in other states and/or US territories, as required

  • 2+ years of direct patient care as an RN

  • MS Office proficiency (Word, Teams, Outlook)

  • Ability to work an 8-hour shift between the hours of: 9:30 am – 6 pm PST / 11:30 am - 8 pm CST

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

  • Current, unrestricted California RN license

  • Call Center experience

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.

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Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $54,400 to $97,000. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $60,000 to $106,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

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.

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