Registered Nurse Staff Development Instructor Dallas TX

Careers at UnitedHealth Group

We're creating opportunities in every corner of the health care marketplace to improve lives while we're building careers. At UnitedHealth Group, we support you with the latest tools, advanced training and the combined strength of high caliber co-workers who share your passion, your energy and your commitment to quality. Join us and start doing your life's best work. SM

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Compassion. It's the starting point for health care providers like you and it's what drives us every day as we put our exceptional skills together with a real feeling of caring for others. This is a place where your impact goes beyond providing care one patient at a time. Because here, every day, you're also providing leadership and contributing in ways that can affect millions for years to come. Ready for a new path? Learn more, and start doing your life's best work. SM

Our teams are helping people from around the world. We can bring out your best as you put your listening, analytical and problem solving skills to work in a setting that is geared to helping improve lives and enhance health care for millions. Here, you'll discover a wealth of pathways for professional growth within Customer Service, Billing, Claims, Enrollment & Eligibility and across our global economy. Join us and find out why this is the place to do your life's best work. SM

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)

Responsible for implementing and evaluating staff development and training programs to prepare, high-quality and highly competent staff in the workplace. This position facilitates classes and implements corporate training programs. This position also works with a Training Coordinator to ensure successful execution of training programs.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Implements staff development and clinical staff competency programs incorporating appropriate adult learning principles
    • Work with instructional design staff to ensure all new initiatives, policies and procedures, guidelines, or other necessary updates are incorporated into orientation/training programs
    • Identify innovative training strategies for learners, including distance learners
  • Leverages creativity and utilizes a wide variety of methods to present education and training programs
    • Work with instructional design team to determine best instructional approach such as instructor-led, print, or computer and internet modalities
    • Train and/or identify effective facilitators to orient and train staff during education and training programs
  • Evaluates staff development education and training programs
    • Evaluate the results of post-program surveys and processes to obtain participant feedback
    • Work with the instructional design team to create nursing/clinical competency tools and self-management support competency tools
    • Conduct competency skill evaluations at least yearly to ensure ongoing monitoring of skills and performance
  • Provides job role training to learners for specific behavior and skill development utilizing effective feedback and motivational support techniques
    • Collaborate with learner's manager and the instructional design team to identify and provide training needs for staff
    • Provide learner specific feedback and recommendations to learner's manager
  • Follows plan for professional development and actively seeks out opportunities to increase expertise in nursing education and adult training programs
  • Conducts training and education programs for other departments, providers, clinic staff, other partners, and vendors regarding programs as requirements dictate
  • Provides excellent customer service, monitors quality service and customer service delivery by nursing staff
  • Serves on corporate committees, task forces, and/or work groups
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

75% local and non-local travel required as determined by the business.

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.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Education or a related field required (4+ additional years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a bachelor's degree)
  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Texas (for Texas positions) or Florida (for Florida positions). Paramedic certification or military EMT/medic experience may be considered in lieu of an RN license
  • 3+ years of experience in managed care and/or disease management
  • 3+ years of experience in a clinical setting, hospital or physician office practice
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to travel up to 75%

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience within a health plan setting
  • Experience with an electronic medical record
  • Training experience
  • Knowledge of the following required: managed care, disease management and complex care case management, basic principles and practices of clinical nursing, adult learning principals


Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 550,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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.

Job Keywords: WellMed, Healthcare, Bilingual, Registered Nurse, RN, Staff Development Instructor, Training Programs, Staff Competency, Education, Skill Development, Dallas, Arlington, DeSoto, Mansfield, Bedford, Cedar Hill, 76001, Texas, TX

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