UnitedHealth Group

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Working at United Healthcare as a Field Nurse- Case Manager

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Field Case Manager RN in Newark, NJ
Current Employee - Field Case Manager RN in Newark, NJ

I have been working at UnitedHealth Group full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Flexibility, Benefits, Direct Manager.
They offer opportunity foir learning and growth.
I think they try to promote a satisfication in the work place... the are accomodating; depending on who you have as a manager.
Overall I enjoy working here because I make a direct impact on the patients, I feel very happy to work here, I like my job, duteis, patients and I make my own schedule. I rate it a 7 out of 10 (10 being the best).

Cons

Alot of changes and confusions.
They make changes, lots of them... so don’t get too comfortable, your title can change, your hours can change and if you can’t change they offer the door.
Often you will get many different answers for the same question.
YOU WILL LOSE YOUR PTO IF YOU RESIGN BEFORE USING IT- IN NJ And Other States.
It’s a job and they are going to do what is best for the job regardless of employee’s situation, so don’t come here with no sob stories.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

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Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    EHR Remote Employee

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UnitedHealth Group full-time

    Pros

    Company has experienced growth year after year.
    Great vacation plans.
    Flexibility to work remotely from home in many positions.
    Options for many different shifts.
    Overtime often available if you want to make extra money.

    Cons

    Acquired by United Health Group and has experienced changes.
    Evenings and weekends required in some positions.
    2 Holidays a year requirement in most positions.
    Bonus payouts are less than they used to be (but still more than you might expect at any other company).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recognize current staff for their hard work.
    Communicate bonus payouts clearly to employees.

    Neutral Outlook
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Your experience depends on your manager

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - SharePoint Administrator in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - SharePoint Administrator in Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at UnitedHealth Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    UHG offers a very competitive benefits package, and in certain offices very nice and handy amenities. Attention is given to work/ life balance. Some managers really go out of their way for you to assist you. You do get enough free time to make some cool projects on your own at times.

    Cons

    It is a large organization. Some managers may not even know what you do. Look up "matrix organization" to learn what you will be in for. There can be very little accountability and most decisions will end up being decided through politics. Network with leaders, look for movers and shakers, or count on your career stagnating.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The thick layer of middle managers creates a recipe for lack of accountability and enormous redundancy. Way too many planners and not enough doers. Unfortunately cutting the ranks of PMs would cause a revolt.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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