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UnitedHealth Group Licensed Practical Nurse in Worcester, Massachusetts

$2,500 Sign-on Bonus for External Candidates

Opportunities with Reliant Medical Group, part of the Optum family of businesses. Join a community-based, multi-specialty, physician-led organization where you will work with talented peers on a common purpose: improving the quality, cost and experience of health care. Here, we focus on delivering the best patient care, rather than volume. Through innovation and superior care management, we support patients and your well-being as a team member. Join a team at the forefront of value-based care and discover the meaning behind Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

Hours : Full time, 38.75 hours per week Monday - Friday. No weekends, evenings or holidays

Location : 123 Summer St, Worcester, MA 01608

Specialty : Orthopedics

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare examination rooms and sterilizing equipment

  • Room patients, obtain health history, check vital signs and perform EKG’s

  • Administer injections and collect specimens

  • Document patient care using NextGen electronic medical record software

  • Schedule appointments, complete prior authorizations, process medication refills, handle referrals, answer calls and complete paperwork

  • Assist physicians and nurse practitioners with minor, in-office procedures

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Current, unrestricted nursing license (i.e. RN, LPN, LVN) in the state of Massachusetts

  • Ability to commute to the office location

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPR certification

  • Additional healthcare certifications including ARRT, CEHRS, CBCS, CMAA, CPT

  • Experience working as a Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician

  • EMR/EHR experience

  • Experience with medical front office and back office duties including vitals, phlebotomy, injections, casting/splinting, administering medications, referrals, prior authorizations, and insurance verifications

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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