Center for Clinician Advancement

As one of the largest employers of clinicians in the United States, UnitedHealth Group recognizes the vital role and impact of clinicians in the health care system.


The Center for Clinician Advancement (Center) helps clinicians successfully navigate the demands of a swiftly evolving profession to become leaders in their areas of expertise and emerge as innovators in new areas of care delivery and service.

Through internal and external partnerships, the Center leads the evolution of the next-generation clinician workforce and workplace experience.

About the Center

Over the last 12 years, the Center has grown from serving 7,000 nurses to serving more than 52,000 licensed clinicians in all 50 states of the U.S. and seven countries around the world.

These clinicians include nurses, pharmacists and pharm techs, social workers, behavioral health clinicians, physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other clinicians who support clinical care and business operations.


Our Strategic Priorities

Clinician Community

The Center cultivates a collaborative community and recognizes and celebrates clinician excellence, leadership and professional impact.

Clinician Development & Advancement

The Center fosters an environment where clinicians lead change, advance health and transform the health system.

Clinician Experience

The Center promotes the health and well-being of clinicians and enables them to find joy in practice and achieve their fullest potential.


The Center leverages insights, innovations and passions, through internal and external relationships, to drive change and create a workplace of choice for clinicians.




Programs & Initiatives

The Center offers programs and resources designed to develop, retain and engage clinicians and clinician leaders in working to help build a modern, high-performing health system.