Career Blogs

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    Virtual primary care: Taking health care to the next level
    Friday, November 17, 2023
    Dive into the world of virtual primary care with insights from Lauren D., FNP-BC, of Optum virtual care. Discover how telehealth is reshaping health care and offering unparalleled convenience and quality.
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    Transitioning from military life to a rewarding career at UnitedHealth Group
    Friday, November 10, 2023
    Explore the seamless transition from military service to a fulfilling career at UnitedHealth Group. Discover how we value and support the unique skills and experiences of veterans.
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    Preparing for the hiring process at UnitedHealth Group
    Tuesday, October 31, 2023
    Discover the ins and outs of the UnitedHealth Group hiring process. Gain invaluable insights from our seasoned recruiters and optimize your chances of landing your dream role.
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    Growing together: The journey of professional development in customer service
    Friday, October 20, 2023
    When it comes to a fulfilling career in customer service, many of us yearn for more than just a day-to-day job. With UnitedHealth Group you can find just that—a workplace that provides a nurturing environment and effective tools to help you grow in myriad ways.
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    Meet the people making a difference: Pharmacy roles at UnitedHealth Group
    Monday, October 16, 2023
    If you’ve ever considered a career that seamlessly blends the worlds of health care and innovation, look no further than pharmacy roles at UnitedHealth Group. From the diverse jobs to the immensely rewarding nature of the work, pharmacy is a field that offers an array of career paths.
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    The UnitedHealth Group advantage: Where well-being meets professional growth
    Monday, October 09, 2023
    When it comes to choosing a workplace, it's about more than just finding a job—it's about selecting an environment that supports your professional and personal growth. That's exactly what we strive to offer at UnitedHealth Group, where well-being is not just a buzzword but a core philosophy.
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    Creating an inclusive culture at UnitedHealth Group: Our commitment to accessibility
    Monday, October 02, 2023
    UnitedHealth Group has a reputation for being a global leader in health care solutions, but what makes us truly special is our continuous commitment to creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work environment. After all, we recognize that each person brings a unique set of skills, experiences, and perspectives to the table.
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    Angel’s tips for customer service roles
    Tuesday, September 26, 2023
    In modern health care, the pivotal contribution of committed experts like Angel takes center stage. As technology reshapes the landscape, Angel’s experience in customer service stands as a prime example of how technology intertwines with health care. The integration of technology and medicine has ushered in a new era of patient care, characterized by enhanced precision, efficiency and overall effectiveness.
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    Making an impact in a clinical role
    Thursday, September 14, 2023
    At UnitedHealth Group, we celebrate the remarkable journeys of clinical employees like James, Eileen, and Andi, who exemplify the profound impact that dedicated health care professionals can have on patient care and the broader community.
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    Hispanic Heritage Month: Celebrating diversity and empowering voices at UnitedHealth Group
    Thursday, September 07, 2023
    Hispanic Heritage Month is a vibrant and essential period of celebration, offering us a chance to recognize the cultural, societal and organizational contributions of Hispanic and Latino communities. At UnitedHealth Group, we’re honored to celebrate this month with dedicated team members like Michelle and Karla, who champion diversity and inclusivity both within and outside our organization.
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    Wendy's journey: Triumph over trials with the UnitedHealthcare Family
    Friday, September 01, 2023
    Navigating a career in health care can be deeply fulfilling, but it also often opens our eyes to personal health challenges. For Wendy Cheung, a Member Relations Manager at UnitedHealthcare, the journey was intertwined with both a successful professional trajectory and a personal battle with cancer.
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    From nursing to health care management: A career growth story
    Thursday, November 03, 2022
    For team members like Rina P., that means combining a clinical background with managerial expertise to help deliver the most effective, efficient health solutions possible. Let’s take a closer look at a typical day for Rina, and discover how her work helps people live healthier lives.
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    Ritu spotlight
    Friday, October 14, 2022
    For Ritu N., a principal lead engineer, the journey to helping people live healthier lives began in childhood. Read more about Ritu’s path to becoming a software engineer at Optum in her own words, and find out how she’s following her passion to turn data into meaningful solutions.
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    Commitment to diversity and inclusion
    Thursday, October 13, 2022
    At Optum, our diverse culture empowers us to improve care for the consumers we are privileged to serve. We sat down with Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and head of employee strategies and accountability, Monique McWilliams, to find out how we’re cultivating a workplace like no other. Read more to learn her perspective.
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    What makes the culture at UnitedHealth Group so unique?
    Wednesday, October 12, 2022
    To pursue our mission to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone, it takes a diverse, dedicated team working in an environment that empowers each individual to be at their best. What does a work culture that lifts people up look like from the inside? We sat down with two of our team members, Jasmin and Ricky, to get their impressions and learn more about what it’s like to work in a uniquely supportive environment at Optum.
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    A healthy culture for working parents
    Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    At Optum, our mission is to help people live healthier lives. That includes improving the lives of our team members, many of whom balance their work with another important role — being a parent. We recently invited Avril and Katherine, two of our professionals who are also raising children, to reflect on what it takes to balance work and parenting. As you’ll see, for Avril, Katherine and so many others, Optum is a great place to grow your career and your family.
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    Do you have what it takes to telecommute?
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    As an organization, UnitedHealth Group strives to provide our employees with the best tools possible to encourage success. Through our technology advancements we’ve been able to provide care to thousands of people around the world, while also providing work/life flexibility via telecommuting to over 25% of our employees. While working remotely can provide significant advantages, it’s not for everyone. We want you to be prepared before you decide to choose a telecommuting career. See if these few things line up with your personality and goals as a professional.
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    How to stay informed after you’ve submitted your application
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    After applying at UnitedHealth Group, Optum or UnitedHealthcare, you don’t have to wait for a recruiter to contact you to find out about the status of your application.
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    A discussion with our employee veterans
    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    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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    5 tips to help you reach the interview stage
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    Ready to apply? That’s great! Or maybe you’ve applied a few times and clicked on this blog out of frustration. Whatever the reason, we’re glad you’re here. Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty and give you the information you’re looking for. We’ve put together some tips to help you be more successful when applying at UnitedHealth Group.
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