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Human Services

Healthcare Social Workers

Provide individuals, families, and groups with the psychosocial support needed to cope with chronic, acute, or terminal illnesses.

Salary Breakdown

Healthcare Social Workers

Average

$47,740

ANNUAL

$22.95

HOURLY

Entry Level

$30,700

ANNUAL

$14.76

HOURLY

Mid Level

$44,610

ANNUAL

$21.45

HOURLY

Expert Level

$58,520

ANNUAL

$28.14

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Healthcare Social Workers

2,824

Current Available Jobs

5,270

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Healthcare Social Workers

Degree Recommendations


 Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)

 Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)

 Glendale Community College (MCCCD)

 Gateway Community College (MCCCD)


Top Expected Tasks

Healthcare Social Workers


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Healthcare Social Workers

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Therapy and Counseling

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Sociology and Anthropology

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Social Perceptiveness

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Coordination

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning


Job Opportunities

Healthcare Social Workers

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) - Corrections
    Federal Staffing Resources, LLC    Phoenix, AZ 85001
     Posted about 9 hours    

    Federal Staffing Resources, LLC

    Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

    This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Contract

    Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) - Corrections job in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.


    * 13-week renewal assignment
    * Responsible for providing holistic nursing care within the appropriate scope of practice to incarcerated patients.
    * Work under the direction of RNs, medical, and psychiatric staff to respond to a range of physical and mental health needs.
    * Observe, and record symptoms, reactions, and patient progress;
    * Assist physicians during treatments and examinations
    * Administer medications and prescribed treatments
    * Complete admissions and discharges and promote rehabilitation
    * Collaborate with multidisciplinary team, ensuring patient continuity of care by following individualized treatment Communicate with team members individually, at team meetings and with written documentation as needed.
    * Provide direct patient care to include gathering vital signs, subjective and objective information, laboratory, EKG, and other diagnostic tests, perform basic hygiene care, and ordered treatments, and administer ordered non-intravenous medications.
    * Promote preventive and health maintenance care, including positive health behaviors and self-care skills through education and counseling.
    * Proactive in performance improvement activities as demonstrated by participating in the Company's CQI program, and modifying clinical practices based on CQI recommendations
    * Coordinate care closely with security staff while maintaining a positive, collaborative relationship
    * Maintain ethical commitment to ensure confidentiality within the limits of a correctional environment
    * Deliver care in a nonjudgmental/nondiscriminatory manner to protect the autonomy, dignity and rights of patients
    * Perform other duties as assigned

    Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN/LVN) - Corrections job qualifications:


    * 1 year experience as a LPN
    * Correctional environment experience preferred
    * LPN Licensure: current, active, unrestricted in Arizona
    * CPR
    * Ability to pass facility requirements

    #BHC

    Come join our team of healthcare professionals!

    www.FSRpeople.com

    FSR provides healthcare professionals to government facilities supporting active duty military service members, retirees, and their families. FSR began as a women-owned, minority-owned, small business in Maryland and has grown to an award-winning organization serving the federal government nationwide and around the globe.

    We invite you to join our team!

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    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
    Life Care    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted about 10 hours    

    Come and grow with us! We are affiliated with Life Care Centers of America, which is a privately owned 47-year industry leader in healthcare with more than 200 locations across the U.S. We are currently seeking a qualified Certified Nursing Assistant (C N A) to add to our team of professionals. We believe that every job in our company plays a vital role in our continued growth and commitment to provide quality patient care. We believe in providing our associates with opportunities to help them reach their maximum potential through working with strong multidisciplinary teams. We invite you to come and join our growing team. As an important member of our interdisciplinary team, the CNA is responsible for providing routine daily nursing care to assigned patients in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. Your daily responsibilities will be to deliver direct care to patients (bathing, feeding, grooming, toileting, etc.) as directed. Join our team and help make a difference in the lives of our patients and family members. Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements: * Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent * Must be a graduate of a State-approved CNA program * Must be currently registered/licensed in applicable State. Must maintain an active license in good standing throughout employment. * One (1) year geriatric nursing experience preferred * Must have CPR certification upon hire or obtain during orientation. CPR certification must remain current during employment. Specific Job Requirements: * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients * Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team * Maintain professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc. An Equal Opportunity Employer


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Floor Nurse - LPN - Temp/PRN
    Sun City West, Assisted Living & Memory Care    Sun City West, AZ 85375
     Posted about 11 hours    

    We hire locally and we hire the best.

    Pegasus Senior Living (PSL) is made up of individual associates united by a commitment and dedication to the highest quality of service delivery to our residents with a sense of warmth, compassion, individual pride, and company spirit.

    Why Join Our Team?


    * We offer competitive salaries, health coverage (including medical, vision, and prescription), 401k and Paid Time Off
    * We offer generous employee referral bonus via our Pegasus Champions Program
    * We offer employee hardship support via our PSL Cares Program
    * We provide strong leadership, team building and empowerment
    * We offer a culture of accountability and teamwork
    * We encourage professional growth for all Associates

    Our Health and Wellness team includes nurses and care partners organized and compassionate with the common goal of providing the highest quality of care to our residents.

    Looking for a Medication Aide Who:


    * Must be certified as a Certified Medication Aide (CMA) and meet the state s specific certification requirements
    * A minimum of six (6) months relevant experience working with older adults (preferred)
    * Passion:Committed to being the well-spring of support, opportunity, vitality, balance, and dignity to those we serve
    * Teamwork: Respects and values others
    * Caring: Demonstrates empathy as well as a nurturing and loving attitude towards others
    * Accountability: Holds oneself and team to the highest standards

    If this sounds like you, apply today. Our local team is always excited to speak with likeminded individuals to join our team.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Certified Personal Financial Counselor
    Zeiders Enterprises, Inc    Davis, AZ
     Posted 1 day    

    Description

    **As a federal government contractor, all employees will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the legislative deadline for vaccine mandates. All candidates must attest to being able to meet this requirement in order to be considered**

    Job Title: Certified Personal Financial Counselor

    Summary

    The Personal Financial Counselor (PFC) program is seeking qualified individuals to work full-time with Service Members and their families on personal financial issues such as budget planning, credit management and debt reduction, as well as retirement and estate planning. These full-time positions are located on military installations throughout the continental Unites States and selected overseas locations.

    Principal Responsibilities:

    The majority of Service Members and their families will require financial counseling and education to assist with establishing a basic level of financial literacy, good financial behavior and habits, long term financial planning to include retirement planning. The PFCs will be responsible for:

    - Identifying immediate and long range measures to increase income, reduce household expenditures, and avoid additional financial burdens.

    - Personal budget/financial planning to reduce, eliminate, and avoid debt and to achieve solvency and stability.

    - Teaching Service members (and their families) money management techniques to encourage them to live within their means.

    - Understanding credit, finance charges, interest rates and the implications of only paying the minimum amount each month.

    - Educating military families on the importance of maintaining excellent credit histories and ratings.

    - Establishing, monitoring, and protecting their credit.

    - Teaching Service Members to make informed decisions and to be aware of associated costs such as insurance, maintenance, fuel costs, etc.

    - Educating and counseling Service Members - about their retirement systems and providing financial models to assist them in establishing a comprehensive retirement plan.

    - Assisting with tax planning.

    - Teaching Service Members and their families how to save for emergencies, unanticipated contingencies, and both short and long-term goals.

    - Other duties as assigned.

    PFCs will traditionally provide support in one of three ways. Any combination of the three may be requested by the installation coordinator.

    - Face-to-Face financial counseling: PFCs support and educate individuals and families to help address specific needs, including provision of appropriate resource referrals.

    - Financial briefings: Facilitate briefings designed to promote awareness and educate Service Members and their families on various personal finance topics. PFCs facilitate requested briefings using a library of approved presentations and handouts on a variety of financial topics.

    - Resource table: PFCs perform outreach and engage event attendees in conversations about setting financial goals, guidance to appropriate resources, as well as discussions on all areas of personal finance.

    Required Qualifications:

    - Be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by the legislative deadline for vaccine mandates

    - A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 3+ years of experience in financial counseling or education.

    - A national certification as an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC) OR Certified Financial Planner (CFP) OR Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC).

    - Counselors shall maintain a valid, unrestricted motor vehicle license.

    - Demonstrated experience in utilizing MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

    - A criminal history background check that includes a credit check, education and employment verification as well as an FBI fingerprint check are required to work in this program.

    Desired Qualifications:

    - Previous military experience (including military spouses and/or as a service provider)

    - Ability to travel up to 10% including some weekends with advanced notice.

    - Ability to facilitate financial workshops and trainings to large groups and ability to tailor presentations to audiences as needed.

    - Knowledge, skills, and abilities such as:

    - Working knowledge of military, state, federal, and local resources.

    - Understanding, sensitivity, and empathy for Service members and their family members.

    - Ability to develop trusting helping relationships.

    - Ability to work effectively with individuals and families from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

    - Ability to use sound professional judgment, ethical practice, and common sense. Ability to develop, implement, and evaluate financial needs of individuals and families.

    Other Skills and Abilities: All positions that require access to U.S. Government facilities and systems require U.S. Citizenship, and reliable transportation to travel to assigned locations and nearby facilities.

    Physical Demands: Sits, stands, bends, lifts, and moves intermittently during working hours. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

    Zeiders Enterprises, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

    The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurse 3K SIGN ON BONUS
    Wellpath    Kingman, AZ 86409
     Posted 1 day    

    **Why Wellpath**

    Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”

    **About this role**

    Our Licensed Practical Nurse/Licensed Vocational Nurse (LPN/LVN) is responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Under the supervision of the RN(s), directs and guides patient teaching and activities that commensurate with his/her education and demonstrated competencies.

    **Additional Details**

    $3,000.00 SIGN-ON BONUS!

    Generous Benefit Package Included!

    Daily Pay Option!

    **What you bring to the table**

    **Education:**

    + Graduation from an accredited School of Nursing

    **Experience:**

    + One (1) or more years clinic experience preferred

    **Licenses/Certifications:**

    + Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

    + Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) within the state

    + Current CPR certification

    **What you will do**

    + Under supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), assists in the assessment of the physical, psychological and social dimensions of patients in the Health Care Unit and, as necessary, in the housing units.

    + Assists in planning an individual treatment program by using available resources in planning care, and consults with RNs and other staff as appropriate while applying knowledge and resources in planning care and patient teaching.

    + Implements individualized treatment programs as directed by the Health Care Practitioner.

    + Count controlled substances, syringes, needles and sharps at the beginning of each shift with another staff member and sign count logs.

    + Implements clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols. Intervenes with proper safety techniques, procedures and standard precautions.

    + Responds to a code or health emergency within standard guidelines.

    + Implements medical plan through administering medications in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Administers medications according to proper techniques and procedures including IV therapy (when certified) and all other approved routes of administration. Uses pharmacy knowledge and available resources to include drug reaction and overdose in administration of medications.

    + Implements medical plans through obtaining diagnostic tests in accordance with Health Care Practitioner's orders and protocols: Obtains body fluid specimens and performs EKG's using proper techniques and procedures. Communicates information to ancillary departments using established referral process.

    + Assists the Health Care Practitioner in medical or minor surgical procedures as necessary and/or requested to meet individual needs of patients.

    + Implement nutrition and therapeutic diet plan through proper techniques and procedures as ordered by Health Care Practitioner.

    + Documents nursing encounters using the SOAP form of charting as required by policy and procedure.

    + Communicates information to nursing staff, physician, health care unit supervisory personnel and other staff as necessary.

    + Respects dignity and confidentiality of patients.

    + Attends mandatory staff meetings and training.

    + Must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance.

    + Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.

    + Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.

    + Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.

    + Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.

    + Post orders, if applicable, per site contract.

    + Perform other duties as assigned.

    Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

    **Our investment in you**

    + Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance plan options

    + Time off & leave benefits

    + 401K

    + Tuition Reimbursement

    + Parental benefits

    + Perks and discounts

    + And more available herehttps://wellpathcareers.com/ (https://wellpathcareers.com/#rewards)

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    **Facility** _Mohave County Jail_

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    **Shift** _Night 12 hour_

    **Recruiter** _Pamela Barkowski_

    **Email** _Pamela.Barkowski@Wellpath.us_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Associate Patient Care Coordinator - Scottsdale, AZ
    UnitedHealth Group    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted 1 day    

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing **your life's best work.(sm)**

    **Primary Responsibilities:**

    + Patient check-in

    + Document verification

    + Positive attitude

    + Be able to interact with patients in a professional manner at all times

    + Processing patients efficiently to ensure smooth flow from check in to check out

    + Manage daily intake of copays/payments and document

    + Daily preparation of patient charts for next day, verifying insurance, confirming appointments, answering patient questions

    + Reviewing schedules daily

    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/GED

    + Medical front office experience

    + EMR experience

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    _To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment._

    **Careers with Optum.** Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do **your life's best work.(sm)**

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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._

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

    Job Keywords: Associate Patient Care Coordinator, Patient Care Coordinator, United Health Group, Customer Service, Administration, Healthcare, Scottsdale, AZ, Arizona


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Associate Patient Care Coordinator - Scottsdale, AZ
    UnitedHealth Group    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
     Posted 1 day    

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing **your life's best work.(sm)**

    Let’s talk about meaningful work, an important role and a career move that can transform your future. Optum and the growing UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we focus on prevention and the complete coordination of care for our patients. Join us and you’ll be part of a team dedicated to patient-centered, safe and effective health care. Your skills and talents will make an important impact on our patients while you open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization. At Optum, we share what might be seen as a surprisingly simple goal: making the health system work better for everyone. We look for people who relentlessly push themselves to go farther. For these high performers, a position on a team at Optum, a business of UnitedHealth Group, is a natural fit. For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care.

    **Primary Responsibilities:**

    + Answering incoming calls and greet patients

    + Coordinate patient flow

    + Assist patients with intake or admitting processes

    + Collect co-payments, co-insurance and deductibles

    + Primary Care, Office Location: 16620 N 40th Street, Phoenix

    + Monday - Friday, 7:45am-5:00pm, No Weekends, Closed on All Major Holidays

    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 equivalent

    + 1+ years of related work experience, including data entry

    + 1+ years of experience in a medical office/healthcare setting

    + 1+ years of medical experience

    + Ability to read and interpret office forms and insurance cards and understand referrals

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + Farsi speaking

    + ICD 9 or 10 and CPT coding experience

    + Electronic Medical Records (EMR) experience

    _To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment._

    **Careers with Optum.** Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do **your life's best work.(sm)**

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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._

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

    Job Keywords: Patient Care Coordinator, Patient Service Representative, Customer Service, Clinic, Clinical Administrative Coordinator, Medical Office, Receptionist, Customer Service, Patient Care, Medical, Healthcare, Admitting and Registration Clerk, health care, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Full Time Nurse Practitioner HouseCalls - Maricopa, AZ
    UnitedHealth Group    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing **your life's best work.(sm).**

    We're fast becoming the nation's largest employer of Nurse Practitioners; offering a superior professional environment and incredible opportunities to make a difference in the lives of patients. This growth is not only a testament to our model's success but the efforts, care, and commitment of our Nurse Practitioners.

    HouseCalls Nurse Practitioners conduct in-home health assessments on enrolled Medicare Advantage members. A HouseCalls Nurse Practitioner will complete visits on members within a geographic area of responsibility. The nature of the HouseCalls visit can vary and could include performing an annual health assessment, a post discharge visit, or visiting more complex members more than once per year. Positions are available for full time (35 hours and above), part time and per diem.

    **This full time position will require 40 hours per week.**

    **Primary Responsibilities:**

    + Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members. Average visit is 45-60 minutes in length. Assessment is performed and completed electronically. HouseCalls Assessment includes:

    + Past medical history

    + Review of systems

    + Physical examination

    + Medication review

    + Depression screening

    + Checking vitals, conducting a physical exam that includes monofilament test, urine dipstick, and foot exam (as appropriate)

    + Identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active medical management in the furtherance of treatment

    + Formulate a list of current and past medical conditions using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment

    + Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform members PCP of potential gaps in care

    + Identify needs and opportunities to generate clinical referrals appropriately

    + Identify urgent and emergent situations and intervene appropriately

    + Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance

    + Compliance with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

    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:**

    + NP license and national certification (ANCC or AANP, or the ability to obtain national certification and/or NP license in state of assignment) active, unencumbered licensure free any open/unresolved disciplinary actions including probation or restrictions against privilege to practice. May be requested to obtain additional licensure supported by business

    + Family, Geriatrics, or Adult certification

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + 1+ years of clinical experience in their highest level of education, clinical setting

    + Experience in gerontology, cardiology, internal medicine, or endocrinology

    + Home Health care or home visit experience

    **Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:**

    + Excellent administrative, organizational and verbal skills

    + Professional image and behavior

    + Solid communication skills with the geriatric or Medicare population

    + Proficient with electronic medical records, the internet and access to a personal computer

    + Ability to work independently

    + Detail oriented

    + Dependable and reliable

    + Ability to lift 30-pound bag in and out of car and up and down steps, as needed

    + Ability to obtain reliable transportation in order to complete home visit assessments

    + Ability to travel up to 10% within licensed states if requested (with notice, based on business needs)

    + Ability to navigate public transportation, if required

    + Ability to navigate stairs and a variety of dwelling conditions and configurations

    + Ability to sit, stand and kneel, as needed, to perform physical assessment

    _To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment._

    **Careers with Optum.** Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do **your life's best work.(sm)**

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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._

    _UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment_

    Job Keywords: Full Time, Nurse Practitioner, NP, Family, Geriatrics, Adult, Optum HouseCalls, Maricopa, Pheonix, AZ, Arizona


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Registered Nurse - Telecommute in AZ
    UnitedHealth Group    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing **your life's best work.(sm)**

    Responsible for providing clinical advice and education to patients via telephonic means. Offers intervention, counseling and support services which require clinical knowledge, judgment and nursing skill based upon principles of psychological, biological, physical and social sciences. Makes decisions based on his/her educational preparation, experience in nursing and clinical guidelines. Completes compliance and persistency program education and training with patients according to requirements. Provides quality patient care by assuring a smooth workflow within the department and acts as liaison between the patient and other departments. Serves as a clinical and educational resource to other departments and health care practitioners. Supports current and future clinical endeavors for Patient Services Support Center by performing the following duties.

    Must Reside in AZ- 11:30AM-8:00PM shift M-F

    **Primary Responsibilities:**

    + Responds to and evaluates patient concerns and questions in a call center type setting, ensuring appropriate compliance with standards of practice

    + Completes appropriate forms/adverse event forms when necessary

    + Documents patient interventions in both pharmacy processing and patient care systems, consistently

    + Acts as clinical resource and works collaboratively with other departments to optimize patient outcomes

    + Maintains the knowledge of drug side effects and interactions

    + Collaborate with supervisor or pharmacist to resolve complex issues or escalations, as needed

    + Performs other duties and responsibilities as required

    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:**

    + Current, unrestricted RN, eNLC, multistate compact license

    + Ability to obtain RN licensure in other states and/or US territories, as required

    + 2+ years of direct patient care as an RN

    + MS Office proficiency (Word, Teams, Outlook)

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

    + Current, unrestricted California RN license

    + Call Center experience

    **Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities:**

    + Time management

    + Oral and written communication skills

    + Professionalism

    + Detail oriented

    + Ability to multi-task

    + Willing to work and contribute in a team environment

    + Ability to critically think

    + Ability to maintain confidentiality

    + Self-motivated

    _To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment._

    **Careers with OptumRx.** We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you'll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you're empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing **your life's best work.(sm)**

    *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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._

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

    Job Keywords: Registered Nurse, RN, Case Manager, Case Manager, Registered Nurse Case Manager, RN Case Manager, RN, Registered Nurse, AZ, Arizona, Phoenix, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Work From Home, Work At Home, Remote, WAH, ID, Idaho, UT, Utah, TX, Texas, KS, Kansas, FL, Florida


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Nurse Practitioner -Statewide Traveler Arizona
    UnitedHealth Group    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    This position requires travel throughout the state of Arizona.

    Sign on Bonus or student loan repayment assistance offered for external candidates

    Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation’s largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. We’re also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who are eager to bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. Join us and you’ll discover a chance to build meaningful relationships with the patients, their families and the health care providers who are responsible for their care.

    How about an added bonus of help with paying down your student loans? Nurse Practitioners hired into Traveler roles are eligible to receive a sign on bonus OR three years of student loan repayment assistance through our Student Loan Repayment (SLR) program. This could mean up to an additional $40K in benefits to you as well as the opportunity to pay down your student loan faster!

    **Primary Responsibilities:**

    + Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members, including past medical history, review of symptoms, physical examination, medication review and depression screening

    + Responsible for checking vitals, conducting a physical exam that includes monofilament test, urine dipstick and foot exam (as appropriate)

    + Identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active medical management in the furtherance of treatment

    + Formulate a list of current and past medical conditions using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment

    + Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care

    + Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication and compliance

    + Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

    Since this position involves in-home visits, the ability to work autonomously and extensive travel will be required. You should also be comfortable working with geriatric patients who have a variety of health complications.

    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, unencumbered license to practice nursing in the assigned state

    + Nurse Practitioner Certification from either the ANCC, AANP or AACN as Adult, Geriatric or Family

    + 1+ years of clinical experience in highest level of education OR 3+ years of experience as a Registered Nurse

    + Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area

    + Ability to obtain DEA licensure / prescriptive authority post-hire in states where applicable

    + Ability to spend at least 1 hour with a member in their home, which may be in understaffed or remote areas, in the presence of pets or individuals who are tobacco users

    + Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state, and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    + Experience in Gerontology, Cardiology, Internal Medicine or Endocrinology

    + Home care or home visit experience

    + Excellent administrative and organizational skills and the ability to effectively communicate with seniors and their families

    + Computer literate and able to navigate the internet

    **Careers with Optum.** Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do **your life's best work.(sm)**

    _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer 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._

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

    Job Keywords: nurse practitioner, clinical, in-home, AZ, Arizona


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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