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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Nurse

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Bilingual LVN - Houston, TX

UHG - Houston, Texas

Posted: 11/19/2018

Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work.


UnitedHealthcare is on a mission to help people live healthier lives and to help the system work better for everyone. We serve almost 50 million people and success for us means responding to each individual, every time, with compassion. And, as the nation’s largest health care company, we recognize that there’s also an important role we can play in society overall to help increases access to health for everyone.

That’s why we have set ourselves a big ambition – to deliver access to better health to more underserved and uninsured Americans, in 2018 and every year after that. We’re starting with redefining access to care through an initiative that strategically places UnitedHealthcare Clinics in underserved neighborhoods.

UnitedHealthcare Clinics provide UnitedHealthcare Medicaid members and the uninsured with high-quality, low-cost and uniquely tailored healthcare services in a welcoming environment. With growth planned throughout the country, UnitedHealthcare Clinics are laying the foundation for improving access to care in a new, innovative way.

Positions in this function require various nurse licensure and certification based on role and grade level. Licensure includes State of Texas LPN / LVN, depending on grade level, with current unrestricted licensure in applicable state. Positions this function include LPN / LVN roles responsible for overseeing and participating in day to day clinical care of patients. Employees are involved in direct patient care (in a clinic, in - home care, etc.).

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Basic, structured, standard approach to work

Required Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
  • Active LVN (Licensed Vocational Nurse) License / Registration in good standing in the State of Texas
  • Current BLS certification or the ability to obtain the certification within 30 days of employment
  • Bilingual, which includes complete fluency (speaking / writing) in English AND in one of the following languages: Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese, Hindi, Arabic, or African languages
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 1+ years of experience as a Registered LVN in an integrated practice setting
  • Knowledge of ICD - 10 and CPT coding
  • Experience with the Vaccine for Children program
  • Willingness to participate in community events
Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.

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.


Keywords: TX LVN, RN, Bilingual, Medicaid, Medical Terminology

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