Internships at UnitedHealth Group. If you want an intern experience that will dramatically shape your career, consider a company that's dramatically shaping our entire health care system. UnitedHealth Group internship opportunities will provide a hands-on view of a rapidly evolving, incredibly challenging marketplace of ideas, products and services. You'll work side by side with some of the smartest people in the business on assignments that matter. So here we are. You have a lot to learn. We have a lot to do. It's the perfect storm. And even better? Join us and you may end up staying for a career in which you can do your life's best work.(sm) We have two main operations areas within our businesses: Clinical and Network Operations. Across those groups are teams focused on clinical operations, process improvement projects, data analytics, claims, systems and platform effectiveness, and project management. Our business is constantly changing and adapting to the needs of the marketplace and it is important that we remain focused on serving those groups. Our clinical operations team consists of nurses, a clinical support group, as well as individuals focused on reporting, claims issues, process improvement projects and program management. Our network operations team handles the oversight of our network of providers for our products. They handle contracting with facilities, escalated issues regarding claims and manage the relationships with the providers. Interns in this area have worked on these specific projects in prior years: building metrics dashboards and contract scorecards, IT systems migration projects, creation of staffing models, installation of a contract repository and more. **Housing and relocation assistance is not available for this position** **This full-time intern position will be available starting in June 2018** **H1-B and green card sponsorship is not available for this position** Primary Responsibilities:Project Management – ownership/support of projects in an effort to more effectively manage the businessWorking across functions and roles, both within the operations team as well as to other areas such as Finance and Product to accomplish goals of the operationsProcess improvement projects: handling projects for both the clinical groups or our network teamConducting analysis/reporting for operations projects relating to: efficiencies, project selection, individual staff metrics, program level metrics, contract scorecards and research into issues.Process documentation and mappingApplying technology solutions to solve operational problems
Required Qualifications:Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Operations, Management, Marketing, Finance, or related business field from an accredited college/university. Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college/university during the duration of the internship. Internships are not intended for graduating seniors. Junior class year preferredMinimum 3.00 cumulative GPAMust be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization. F-1 visa holders with Optional Practical Training (OPT) who will require H-1B status, TNs, or current H-1B visa holders will not be considered. H1-B and green card sponsorship is not available for this position. UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good. Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed. Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams. 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.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.