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Licensed Practical Nurse

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Highland
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Job Description:


$2,500 Sign on Bonus for External Candidates -


We have opportunities for Registered Nurses in multiple Service Lines to join our teams at Optum Tri-State. We have needs in Putnam, Dutchess and Westchester Counties! -


Pediatrics *Adult Primary Care * Women's Health * Cardiology * Procedural Specialty * Joint Care *Urgent Care * Procedure Suites * Cancer Care - -


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Opportunities with Optum in the Tri-State region (formerly CareMount Medical, ProHEALTH New York and Riverside Medical Group). Come make a difference in the lives of people who turn to us for care at one of our hundreds of locations across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Work with state-of-the-art technology and brilliant co-workers who share your passion for helping people feel their best. Join a dynamic health care organization and discover the meaning behind Caring. Connecting. Growing together. -

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Primary Responsibilities: - -


Provides nursing care to patients/significant others via direct and/or telephone contact, following established standards and practices
Coordinates with other members of the care team to ensure seamless care delivery, maximal coordination of efforts, and active patient participation in planning and care -
Assists physician or other provider with clinical procedures and participates in patient teaching
Provides Direction To: Clerical assistants, medical assistants, and other non-licensed personnel

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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: - -

Graduate of an accredited school of Practical Nursing
New York State (NYS) license with current NYS registration, in good standing

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Preferred Qualifications: - - - -

Current CPR/BLS certification
1+ years of experience as a licensed practical nurse or 2+ years as a Medical Assistant in a pertinent practice area -

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New York Residents Only: The hourly range for New York City residents is $18.80 to $36.78. 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. -
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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. - - - -
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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. - - - - - - -
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UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. - - - - -

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, Danbury , Licensed Practical Nurse, Healthcare , Highland, Connecticut

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