Clinician Programs & Resources

The Center for Clinician Advancement offers programs and resources designed to develop, retain and engage clinicians and clinician leaders. The Center programs and initiatives support members of our care team with resources specifically tailored to nurses, social workers, pharmacists, advanced practice clinicians, behavioral health clinicians, physicians and other licensed clinical professionals.


Business Acumen

Deepens knowledge for clinicians; develops understanding of how day-to-day decisions impact business successes; explores clinicians’ role in growth, quality and affordability of care, patient experience and customer satisfaction; and broadens and balances the clinical perspective with a financial focus.

Business Exposure

Helps clinicians explore, connect and find resources about the more than 130 different clinical and business roles across UnitedHealth Group.

Clinician Commons

UnitedHealth Group's knowledge-sharing, collaboration and growth platform for clinicians and those interested in the clinical disciplines. Helps clinicians stay connected, share best practices and find solutions to better engage consumers and make the health system better for everyone.

Clinician Leader Executive Program

An enterprisewide program to develop high-potential, succession-ready clinician talent through partnership with a best-in-class academic organization.

Clinician Leader Program

An enterprisewide program to develop clinician leaders with the competencies needed to build effective relationships across organizational lines, balance competing priorities and get superior results within the business environment.

External Clinician Advisory Board

Brings together national thought leaders in policy, practice and education to help advance the clinical professions at UnitedHealth Group and beyond.

Inspire Mentoring Program

A self-directed, clinician development program that includes a specific learning curriculum, mentoring and manager support of career goals and aspirations. Combines a formal curriculum with the opportunity for clinicians to form mutually beneficial cross-enterprise relationships.

RN to MSN Degree

Provides selected nurses an opportunity to earn an MSN degree and develop advanced clinical and business management skills, with a special emphasis on education and leadership.

Sages of Clinical Services Awards

Publicly recognizes licensed clinicians serving in a variety of roles throughout UnitedHealth Group.