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LVN, Care Manager

Company: Optum
Location: Arcadia
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life’s best work. (sm)

What You’ll Do (aka Description):

Under the direction of a registered Nurse, this position is responsible for ensuring the continuity of care in both the inpatient and outpatient setting utilizing the appropriate resources within the parameters of established contracts and patients’ health plan benefits. Facilitates continuum of patients’ care utilizing basic nursing knowledge, experience and skills to ensure appropriate utilization of resources and patient quality outcomes. Performs care management functions on-site or telephonically as the need arises.  Reports findings to the Care Management department Supervisor / Manager / Director in a timely manner.

What Work Will Look Like:

  • Schedule: Monday to Friday with rotating holiday and weekend coverage when required
  • Location: Temporarily working from home but once we return to the office, this will require face to face patient assessments
  • Coordination of care for INPT acute patients currently admitted.

What's required?

  • Preferred 1 or 2 years of post-high school education or a degree from a two-year college.
  • Graduation from an accredited Licensed Vocational Nurse program.
  • Current California LVN license.
  • Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (AHA)- (100% online certification is not acceptable).
  • Over 1 year and up to and including 3 years of experience.
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using a UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.

It'd be even better if (#Preferred):

  • Experience in an ambulatory/managed care setting and inpatient experience preferred.


Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. 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. Here you’ll find incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(SM)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum and its affiliated medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers 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. Optum and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: Optum, Arcadia , LVN, Care Manager, Other , Arcadia, California

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