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UnitedHealth Group Onsite Health Engagement Nurse - Columbia, MD in Columbia, Maryland

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

This Onsite Health Engagement Nurse position is an exciting opportunity for an experienced nurse to work to promote engagement in clinical/disease management programs, helping to improve member healthcare decisions. The ideal candidate will have experience providing health education on an individual and group level, and will utilize analytic data to improve employee engagement, affordability and decision making, to deliver high impact results. The onsite nurse will help empower members to make better healthcare decisions and connect them with the appropriate resources. This position focuses on health education, behavior modification, health care consumerism with UHC and Optum products, and engagement in the wellness program offerings. This is a field based position.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Educate members on health education and condition management (formal and informal), as well as plan specifics and member resources, in collaboration with OptumHealth

  • Referral of employees to available clinical programs including premium designated physicians

  • Create, manage and implement employer specific programs based on employer needs

  • Monitors and analyzes customer specific health analytic data and develops targeted data driven strategic plans and programs; provides support to clinical programs; may perform clinical assessments, non-invasive biometric screenings and associated health education and counseling

  • Clinical interface with facilities and providers for resolution of issues concerning members, benefit interpretation, program definition and clarification

  • Knowledge of community resources for referral and community outreach

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:

  • Registered Nurse with active and unrestricted license for state of residence

  • 3+ years of clinical experience in a hospital, acute care, home health / hospice, direct care or care management

  • Solid presentation skills with proven experience delivering group presentations and 1:1 coaching

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel including the ability to navigate a Windows environment

  • 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’s degree in Nursing

  • Case management experience and/ or Case Management Certification (CCM)

  • 3+ years of experience in managed care with significant program management experience

  • Comfortable with individual and group presentations up to 50-100

  • Wellness/disease management, program promotion, education and development experience

  • Diabetes education experience

  • Community outreach experience

  • Possess familiarity in data analysis (utilization/program outcomes) and reporting

Soft Skills:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter: ability to work with senior leadership

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is 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: Registered Nurse, RN, Nurse, Licensed, Wellness, Wellness Coach, Onsite Health Coach, Education, Health Education, Health Coach, Corporate Wellness, Home Health, Disease Management, Hospice, Case Manager, Case Management, Program Management, Health Promotion, Managed Care, MCO, Columbia, MD, Maryland, UHC, UnitedHealthcare

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