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Senior Wellness Coordinator (Behavioral Health) - Telecommute in KS

Overland Park, KS 66204 Work Remotely
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Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our Service Centers, improve our Service levels and help people lead healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up. 

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas Optum, a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader. Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions, and treatments; helping them to navigate the behavioral healthcare system, finance their mental and behavioral healthcare needs, and stay on track with their goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation, and Performance.  

As a Senior Wellness Coordinator on our Behavioral Health team, you will be tasked with creating positive experiences and relationships with our behavioral health members by helping them to set goals and develop a care plan to achieve their behavioral health goals.  


If you currently reside in the state of Kansas, you'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Help member set goals and develop a care plan to achieve their behavioral health goals

  • Proactively engage the member to manage their own behavioral health and healthcare

  • Support the member to improve their wellbeing by staying out of the hospital, and attend regular outpatient appointments.

  • As needed, help the member engage with mental health and substance use treatment

  • Support the member to ensure pick-up of their prescriptions

  • Provide member education on community resources and benefits

  • Conduct post discharge activities from hospital facility and support connection to social services

  • Support member to engage in work or volunteer activities, if desired, and develop stronger social supports through deeper connections with friends, family, and their community

  • Partner with care team (community, providers, internal staff)

  • Knowledge and continued learning of community cultures and values

  • May conduct Health Risk and other Assessments as needed 


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.



Posted: 2020-09-01 Expires: 2020-11-20

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Senior Wellness Coordinator (Behavioral Health) - Telecommute in KS

UnitedHealth Group
Overland Park, KS 66204

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