Remote Call Center Nurse RN – Compact State

Optum

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Requisition Number: 2196559
Job Category: Nursing
Primary Location: Charlotte, NC
(Remote considered)

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together. 

Here’s an opportunity that’s truly different and immensely rewarding. We’re always looking for flexible, innovative approaches for delivering quality care. This role as a Call Center Registered Nurse with UnitedHealth Group is a perfect example. You’ll have a direct impact on the lives of our members, recommending the right level of clinical care and connecting them with the resources they need to make informed decisions. Sound inspiring? Apply today.

 

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely * from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Assess patient’s health status and recommend care based on clinical judgment and protocols
  • Identify potential care and/or provider gaps
  • Coach consumers on treatment alternatives
  • Coordinate services and referrals to health programs and community services
  • Assesses and triage immediate health concerns

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: 

  • Active, Unrestricted Compact RN License
  • Ability to obtain additional state licensure as needed
  • 3+ years of clinical experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Proficient level of experience with Microsoft Office and Outlook applications
  • Designated work space and access to install high speed internet via cable/DSL in home

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Experience working with Geriatric population
  • Experience in Case Management, Triage, ICU, Med/ Surg, Home Health or Long Term Care
  • Experience with Medicare and Medicaid population

 

*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New York, Rhode Island, or Washington Residents Only: The hourly range for California, Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, New York, Rhode Island or Washington residents is $27.07 to $53.08 per hour. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

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.