New Graduate RN Residency - Home Health - $15k sign on bonus for External Candidates - Las Vegas, NV
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Internal Number: 112133835
$15,000 Sign on Bonus for External Candidates
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Are you a registered nurse looking for a unique opportunity focused on Home Health? We’re offering a six-month paid residency with clinical training, mentorships, classroom training, and in-field training for the role of Home Health Case Manager. There will be open positions throughout the year based on the needs of the agency.
Classroom training with experienced clinical instructors focused on interactive discussions, case studies, and clinical documentation training
Training on charting systems
Field training in home settings, group homes, and/or assisted living facilities
Receive one-on-one training in the areas of nursing, therapy, social services, quality assurance, specialty outpatient clinics, and diagnostic labs
Regular development meetings between you, your mentor, and manager
Customized coaching and onboarding reports
Complete an evidence-based capstone project under the direction of a mentor
Residents will transition to their independent role and continue professional development with a mentor
Home Health nurse residents will gain experience in the following areas:
Team member collaboration
End-of-life and hospice services
Readmission of care
Discharge and referral process
Rehabilitation and social work services
Managed care payors
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.
Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a bachelor’s degree within the last year
Valid Nevada RN license is required to start the program
Valid driver’s license and personal vehicle
Successfully passed the NCLEX exam
Official school transcripts and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Two letters of reference from a clinical instructor and previous employer (if applicable)
Two-year full-time commitment
Written essay describing your motivation for participation in the program
Attendance is mandatory throughout the Nurse Residency Training program
Ability to perform work that requires driving throughout the Las Vegas area
Frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation
Self-motivation and solid communication skills
To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.
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Nevada Residents Only: The hourly range for Nevada residents is $23.94 to $42.40. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.
**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.