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UnitedHealth Group FT Home Health RN Sign On Bonus for External Candidates Only in Las Vegas, Nevada

$3000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates!!!

Southwest Medical Home Health, Part of OptumCare, continues to grow, as a result we have additional opportunities available with very competitive pay, mileage reimbursement, a full benefits package and 23 days PTO per year. Come be a part of the #6 company on the Fortune 500 List.

Southwest Medical part of OptumCare is a multi - specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services, plus E - visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.

If you enjoy an autonomous role and spending more time with your patients please bring your clinical knowledge and experience to a home based direct care nursing position! Southwest Medical Home Health a home health division of OptumCare / United Health Group offers flexible shifts and the opportunity to make a difference in the care of patients in their home setting.

The schedule for this position is Tuesday-Saturday or Sunday-Thursday 8am-5pm or 9am-6pm. We also have an opening with a 4- 10 hour shift 12pm-11pm. It must include a Saturday or Sunday.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Organize and provide home care services including medication administration, wound care and promoting optimal health through education

  • Coordinate with RN supervisor to assure the client driven plan of care strives to meet positive outcomes through ongoing evaluation

  • Responsible for making certain home care provided is compliant with state and federal regulations (documentation and delivery) through participation in chart review and following established processes

  • Counsel patients and families in meeting nursing and related needs

  • Coordinate additional services and referrals as needed

  • Complete clinical notes regarding patient’s condition and care given

  • On call, weekends and rotating holidays required

  • Other responsibilities as 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, unrestricted NV RN license or temporary NV RN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV RN license upon expiration of temporary NV RN license

  • 1+ years of demonstrated competence in community health, critical care, oncology, HIV / AIDS, advanced illness or medical / surgical patient care setting

  • Must be willing to travel within Las Vegas providing direct patient care in the home setting

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and be able to perform these functions on a regular basis, such as sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching, twisting and reaching

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Home health experience

  • Knowledge and competency with IV drug administration, blood draws, wound care and use of wound vac

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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. OptumCare, 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. OptumCare, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

*PLEASE NOTE* The sign on bonus is only available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part time, or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a sign on bonus.

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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