Career Blogs

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    Optum medical coding careers: Growth, training and work-life balance
    Thursday, March 21, 2024
    Considering a career in medical coding? Find out what makes Optum a great destination for medical coders seeking growth, certification support and a healthy work-life balance, directly from our team.
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    Empowering women at UnitedHealth Group: Flexible work and family support
    Tuesday, March 05, 2024
    Explore our commitment to empowering women with flexible work arrangements, mentorship programs and comprehensive family support benefits, as shared by our own team members.
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    UnitedHealth Group careers: Thrive with our employee benefits and vibrant work culture
    Friday, February 16, 2024
    Step into a career at UnitedHealth Group and benefit from a workplace that values wellness and a lively culture. Get insights into our wellness initiatives, community engagement and professional growth possibilities in offices around the globe.
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    Evaluating your fit for a hybrid career at UnitedHealth Group
    Friday, December 15, 2023
    Learn what it takes to succeed as a remote or hybrid employee at Optum. Get insights on key skills like discipline, communication and time management for remote work.
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    Celebrating diverse perspectives: How UnitedHealth Group drives innovation through inclusion
    Thursday, November 30, 2023
    Explore how UnitedHealth Group fosters a workplace of belonging and authenticity. Learn about our inclusive culture where integrity, compassion and innovation empower employees to bring their unique selves to work and thrive in a diverse environment.
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    Bridging the gap: How veterans thrive in careers at UnitedHealth Group
    Wednesday, November 08, 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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    From resume to interview: tips for the UnitedHealth Group hiring process
    Tuesday, October 31, 2023
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    From customer service to leadership: A journey of development with UnitedHealth Group
    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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    Discover well-being and career success at UnitedHealth Group
    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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    Tips from Angel: How to succeed in customer service
    Tuesday, September 26, 2023
    Learn from Angel's decades of customer service experience as he shares key traits like multitasking abilities that make excellent advocates to better serve patients.
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    Clinical heroes: Making a lasting difference in patient care
    Monday, September 18, 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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    Empathy, support, triumph: Wendy’s inspiring journey with UnitedHealthcare
    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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    A culture of belonging: women’s voices at UnitedHealth Group
    Thursday, February 09, 2023
    What does International Women’s Day mean to you?
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    Ishan’s spotlight
    Monday, November 21, 2022
    At Optum, we value the skills, experience and dedication that serving in the military demands. As a global organization, we gain invaluable perspectives thanks to the unique contributions of our many veterans. For team members like Ishan B., making the transition from military service to a civilian career with Optum is a natural fit. Find out why Ishan chose Optum as his next step and learn more about how we support service members, veterans and their families.
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    From patient care to process optimization: Rina’s story at Optum
    Thursday, November 03, 2022
    Discover Rina P.'s journey from nursing to a managerial role at Optum. Learn how she blends clinical knowledge with leadership skills to lead a team of nurses in the Prior Authorization department.
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  • Ritu spotlight
    Ritu's journey: From childhood dreams to becoming a lead engineer at Optum
    Friday, October 14, 2022
    Follow Ritu's journey from childhood inspiration in India to turning data into meaningful solutions as an Optum engineer committed to advancing health care tech.
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    Cultivating an inclusive culture: An interview with the Optum VP of diversity, equity and inclusion
    Thursday, October 13, 2022
    Learn how Optum builds a culture where everyone contributes to success by making diverse perspectives feel welcomed and heard, addressing disparities, and supporting the underrepresented.
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    Cultivating an empowering work culture: Insights from UnitedHealth Group team members
    Wednesday, October 12, 2022
    Get an inside look at the supportive and inclusive culture from team members at UnitedHealth Group like Ricky and Jasmin. They share how diverse perspectives are valued and lead to innovation.
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    Supporting working parents: The Optum approach to work-life balance
    Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    Learn how Optum empowers working parents like Katherin and Avril through tailored benefits, scheduled flexibility, open communication and a culture that recognizes their contributions.
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    Evaluating your fit for a work-from-home career at UnitedHealth Group
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    Explore whether you're suited for remote work at Optum. Learn about essential skills like focus and effective communication that define successful remote employees in a dynamic, technology-driven environment.
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  • Stay informed
    Stay in the loop: Tips for tracking your application status
    Monday, November 18, 2019
    Visit our application status page for updates, review next steps and sign up for company news tailored to your career interests.
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    5 tips to help you land an interview at UnitedHealth Group
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    Ready to boost your job application? Before applying to a role at UnitedHealth Group, take time to customize your resume for the job, ask friends to proofread your application and set up job alerts.
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    Tips from our recruitment team: How to stand out from other applicants
    Monday, May 06, 2019
    Want your application to stand out? UnitedHealth Group recruiters share tips on how to improve your resume, highlight achivements, researching the culture and more.
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