LPN Per Diem Optum Care Delivery or Optum CA San Bernardino CA

San Bernardino, California
Oct 01, 2022
Oct 14, 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
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 is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Position in this function is directly responsible to the Clinical Staff Director and to the Director of Clinical Operations and Quality Management.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Acts as a patient advocate in the coordination and delivery of quality Patient care
  • Maintains patients' dignity by protecting patients' rights to privacy, confidentiality, and safety
  • Implements clinical care per Optum San Bernardino group and corporate policies and procedures
  • Documents patient care in accordance with Optum San Bernardino’s  health care policies and procedures
  • Adheres to Optum’s Health, Safety and Infection Control policies and procedures
  • Administers medication safely, accurately and in accordance with the state of California licensure
  • Assist physician and patient with insurance authorizations by proper form initiation, correct CPT & ICD-10 coding, computer data entry, phone calls, interfacing professionally with HMO and Billing Office, faxes, and letters as relates and is appropriate
  • Works as a team with all ancillary services to expedite and coordinate patient care
  • Schedule and explain appointments and procedures
  • Answers telephone calls, taking messages, referring calls to the doctor or licensed nurse as appropriate
  • Prepares patient and rooms in conformance with medical practice procedures
  • Other duties assigned

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 California Vocational Nursing License
  • Current BLS Certificate
  • Current IV Certification
  • 1+ years of LVN experience 
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
Preferred Qualification:

  • Outpatient experience
  • Experience in HMO

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, 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)

*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.

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