Career Blogs

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    Prioritizing employee health and happiness through benefits at UnitedHealth Group
    Wednesday, June 05, 2024
    Discover how the United Well-being program supports employees' physical, emotional, financial, and overall life well-being through a wide range of free resources and benefits. Learn about our commitment to fostering a healthy, balanced lifestyle for our people.
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    Embracing your authentic self: Celebrating Pride at UnitedHealth Group
    Friday, May 31, 2024
    Discover how we’re celebrating Pride Month at UnitedHealth Group through LGBTQ+ employee experiences and a commitment to inclusion every day. We’re thrilled to be recognized on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index 2023-2024, earning the distinction as a “Leader in LGBTQ+ Workplace Inclusion.”
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    UnitedHealth Group employees share their mental health journeys
    Friday, May 03, 2024
    Explore mental health advice from UnitedHealth Group employees, from yoga to dirt biking, and learn how our comprehensive Employee Assistance Program supports their well-being journey.
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    Celebrating AAPI heritage and inclusion through Employee Resource Groups.
    Thursday, May 02, 2024
    Discover how the vibrant Employee Resource Group communities at UnitedHealth Group are driving a more inclusive workplace culture as we celebrate the contributions of our AAPI team members. Also, learn more about our $100 million investment in diversifying the health care workforce.
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    Empowering career mobility at UnitedHealth Group: Diverse journeys of professional growth
    Tuesday, April 16, 2024
    Dive into the stories of UnitedHealth Group employees who share their professional development journeys.
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    Celebrating neurodiversity at UnitedHealth Group: A commitment to inclusion and diversity
    Tuesday, April 02, 2024
    Find out how UnitedHealth Group observes Neurodiversity Celebration Month. We create a welcoming workplace that appreciates the contributions of neurodiverse people.
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    What’s it like to work as a medical coder at Optum?
    Thursday, March 21, 2024
    Discover the path to a fulfilling career in medical coding with Optum. Learn from real employees about the training, advancement opportunities and the work-life balance that sets us apart.
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    Creating a supportive work environment for women at UnitedHealth Group
    Tuesday, March 05, 2024
    Discover how UnitedHealth Group fosters a supportive and flexible environment for women, featuring personal stories from our employees on balancing career growth, family and well-being.
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    Making connections at UnitedHealth Group: A look inside our global office perks
    Thursday, February 15, 2024
    Explore the comprehensive office perks at UnitedHealth Group that bolster health, well-being and career advancement. Delve into how we build a supportive work environment and why our team members are passionate about their roles. Your future career opportunity is just a click away.
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    Observing Black History Month: Elevating voices in the enterprise
    Thursday, February 01, 2024
    As we observe Black History Month, we’re exploring how we aim to champion diversity, equity and inclusion through the lived experiences of our employees by creating an environment where we all feel heard.
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    How Optum supports physicians at every stage of their career journey
    Thursday, January 18, 2024
    Learn how Optum empowers physicians across every stage of practice, from training and onboarding support to continued career growth through mentorship, work-life balance resources and practice innovation.
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    Launch your career at UnitedHealth Group: Rewarding roles for students and new grads
    Friday, January 05, 2024
    UnitedHealth Group offers new grads, students and interns impactful first roles spanning corporate accounting, actuarial analysis, financial planning, and mergers & acquisitions. Enjoy robust training and mentorship.
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    Do you have what it takes to work remotely?
    Wednesday, December 13, 2023
    Learn what it takes to succeed as a remote employee at Optum. Get insights on key skills like discipline, communication and time management for remote work.
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    How UnitedHealth Group fosters an inclusive culture where employees feel they belong
    Thursday, November 30, 2023
    Discover how UnitedHealth Group leverages the diverse experiences of its global workforce to drive innovation, collaboration and an inclusive culture where all employees can thrive.
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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
    Discover the UnitedHealth Group advantage, where well-being meets professional growth. Join a team that prioritizes your holistic health, offers comprehensive benefits and nurtures future leaders.
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    Creating an inclusive culture at UnitedHealth Group: Our commitment to accessibility
    Monday, October 02, 2023
    UnitedHealth Group champions an inclusive culture, prioritizing accessibility and disability inclusion. Discover our commitment and the stories that shape our workplace.
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    Angel’s tips for customer service roles
    Tuesday, September 26, 2023
    Explore Angel's insights into the world of health care customer service, emphasizing the blend of technology and human touch. Learn how to excel in this role and make a difference in patient care.
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    Making an impact in a clinical role
    Thursday, September 14, 2023
    UnitedHealth Group celebrates the transformative journeys of clinical employees like James, Eileen, and Andi. Discover their dedication to patient care, community impact, and professional growth.
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    Hispanic Heritage Month: Celebrating diversity and empowering voices at UnitedHealth Group
    Thursday, September 07, 2023
    UnitedHealth Group honors Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrating the rich diversity and contributions of Hispanic and Latino communities. Dive into the stories of Michelle and Karla.
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    Wendy's journey: Triumph over trials with the UnitedHealthcare Family
    Friday, September 01, 2023
    Discover Wendy’s inspiring journey with UnitedHealthcare, where professional success meets personal resilience. Learn how the right support system can make all the difference during life's toughest challenges.
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    From nursing to health care management: A career growth story
    Thursday, November 03, 2022
    Explore Rina's transformative journey from nursing to health care management at Optum. Discover how her clinical expertise and leadership skills drive efficiency and patient safety in the prior authorization process.
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    Ritu’s spolight: The career journey of a leading engineer at Optum
    Friday, October 14, 2022
    Learn how Ritu became a principal lead engineer at Optum and how her passion for data is driving health care decisions.
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    Commitment to diversity and inclusion
    Thursday, October 13, 2022
    Optum VP of DEI Monique McWilliams shares how the company cultivates diversity and inclusion through initiatives like addressing health disparities and investing in underrepresented groups' education.
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    What makes the culture at UnitedHealth Group so unique?
    Wednesday, October 12, 2022
    Optum team members Ricky and Jasmin share their experiences working in an inclusive, compassionate, and empowering culture that values diverse perspectives.
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    A healthy culture for working parents
    Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    Optum professionals Avril and Katherine share how the company's flexible work options, benefits packages, and growth opportunities empower them to balance successful careers and parenthood.
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    Is a remote job at UnitedHealth Group right for you?
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    UnitedHealth Group outlines key traits like performance, focus, organization, communication skills and personal satisfaction that indicate if you'll thrive in a work-from-home role.
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    How to stay informed after you’ve submitted your application
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    After applying to UnitedHealth Group, Optum or UnitedHealthcare, check your status online, review the hiring process and join our talent community to stay informed.
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    A discussion with our employee veterans
    Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    Veterans at UnitedHealth Group share how the leadership, discipline and mission-driven skills from their military service aid their work and align with the company's values.
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    5 tips to help you reach the interview stage
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    UnitedHealth Group shares key tips like tailoring your resume, asking for feedback, persisting through applications and setting up job alerts to help you land an interview.
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    7 recruiter tips on how to stand out as a candidate
    Monday, May 06, 2019
    Wondering how to stand out during the job search? Two of our recruiters are sharing their tips with you to help you reach your next career goal with UnitedHealth Group.
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