Career Blogs

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    Growing careers: Internal mobility at UnitedHealth Group
    Tuesday, April 16, 2024
    Discover how UnitedHealth Group empowers employees to reach their full professional potential through their career stories.
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    How to thrive in a medical coding career: Insights from Optum professionals
    Thursday, March 21, 2024
    Join successful medical coders at Optum. Get insights into the comprehensive training, career advancement and benefits that make Optum a leader in health care services and innovation.
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    How UnitedHealth Group supports women’s careers and well-being
    Tuesday, March 05, 2024
    Learn about our approach to work-life balance, offering women employees mentorship, career advancement and robust support systems for personal and professional development.
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    Fostering connections: The in-office culture at UnitedHealth Group
    Thursday, February 15, 2024
    Embrace a career where your growth is our priority. Discover how our office perks offer a rewarding and enriching work experience across our international workplaces. Begin your UnitedHealth Group journey by applying today.
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    What it takes to thrive in a hybrid role 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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    Diversity, equity and inclusion at UnitedHealth Group - An inside look
    Thursday, November 30, 2023
    Discover the ways in which UnitedHealth Group celebrates diversity and drives innovation through inclusion. Understand how our commitment to diverse perspectives and experiences fosters a collaborative environment that propels health care innovation and employee growth.
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    Navigating the UnitedHealth Group hiring journey: recruiter tips & advice
    Tuesday, October 31, 2023
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    Empowering growth: UnitedHealth Group’s approach to customer service excellence
    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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    Elevating careers with UnitedHealth Group: Where your well-being is our priority
    Monday, October 09, 2023
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    Angel's guide to succeeding in health care customer service
    Tuesday, September 26, 2023
    Discover Angel's tips for succeeding in customer service roles, including maintaining tone of voice, familiarity with processing tools, and highlighting obstacles overcome, to provide optimal care.
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    The clinical impact: transforming lives, one role at a time
    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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    How Wendy’s UnitedHealthcare family supported her career while navigating health challenges
    Friday, September 01, 2023
    Battling cancer, UnitedHealthcare team member Wendy, found support from her team and well-being tools, now paying it forward to break barriers for members through health outreach programs.
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    Celebrating women’s voices at UnitedHealth Group 
    Thursday, February 09, 2023
    UnitedHealth Group leaders like Brandy, Sandra, Tahiti and more share what International Women's Day means - from empowering dreams to catalyzing change through 40% female leadership.
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    Career growth in a clinical role: Andi C’s journey at Optum
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    For clinicians like Andi C., a career with Optum means working with an integrated level of decision-making and care. We provide our team members with engaging education and coaching, resulting in improved total care for patients. We help clinicians like Andi navigate the demands of the ever-evolving health care system with empowering resources like our Center for Clinical Advancement.
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    Blending clinical skills with management: Rina’s impactful role at Optum
    Thursday, November 03, 2022
    From leading a team of nurses to developing efficiency tools, the blog highlights how managerial roles in health care require a balance of clinical understanding and operational acumen, all while ensuring patient safety and optimal care.
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    Behind the scenes at Optum: Ritu’s passionate drive for data-driven health care
    Friday, October 14, 2022
    Learn how Ritu went from being 1 of 6 women in a class of 75 to a principal lead engineer enabling data-driven solutions for healthier lives at Optum.
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    Our commitment to diversity and inclusion - A conversation with VP Monique McWilliams
    Thursday, October 13, 2022
    Monique McWilliams shares how they cultivate an inclusive culture at Optum that respects diverse voices. She also highlights our health equity efforts and a $100M investment to train future minority clinicians.
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    How Optum empowers working parents to grow careers and families
    Wednesday, October 12, 2022
    Avril and Katherin, Optum professionals balancing work and parenting, share how flexible work settings, growth opportunities and benefits help them thrive in roles supporting their well-being.
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    What it takes to thrive in a work-from-home role at UnitedHealth Group
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    Discover the key traits necessary for thriving in a remote role at Optum. Understand how time management, organization and building strong relationships contribute to a productive and satisfying remote working experience.
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  • stay informed
    How to get updates on your UnitedHealth Group job application
    Tuesday, November 19, 2019
    After applying, you can check your status online, see the hiring process and join our talent community to stay updated on the latest jobs and career events.
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    Strategies to help you reach the interview stage at UnitedHealth Group
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    Here are some helpful checkpoints to go through as you gear up to apply to your next opportunity at UnitedHealth Group. Some tips include, tailoring your resume for the role, seeking feedback and setting up job alerts.
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    How to differentiate yourself during the job application process
    Monday, May 06, 2019
    Learn how to be a candidate who stands out with tips from two UnitedHealth Group recruiters - focus on career stability, prepare thoughtful questions, research the culture and learn about the company values.
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