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Senior Clinical Assistant - 2224055

UnitedHealth Group

UnitedHealth Group

Salt Lake City, UT, USA · sandy, ut, usa · West Jordan, UT, USA
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

$4,000 Sign-on Bonus for External Candidates

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

The Senior Clinical Assistant functions as an integral member of the team and is responsible for providing assistance to patients, and clinical support staff with direct and indirect patient care, ensuring smooth work and patient flow within the clinic.

We are looking to add two members to our team! One to cover the West Valley-Salt Lake and the other to cover the East Salt Lake region.

We are open to clinical experience, including Phlebotomy, Certified Nursing Assistants, Medical Assistants, Home Health Aides, EMT or Military Medics to join our mobile team to provide health screening exams throughout the community.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the care of the patient by following through on Provider orders for treatments
  • Taking the patients’ vital signs
  • Overseeing and participating in day-to-day clinical care of patients. Employees are involved in direct patient care
  • Complete screenings and tests on patients
  • Document in patient’s EMR
  • Collect / process lab specimens

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:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • CPR/BLS certification or ability to complete certification within 30 days of hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1+ years of experience in a healthcare setting
  • Experience as Phlebotomist, Medical Assistant, EMT, Military Medical Technician or Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide


  • Ability to perform tests and treatments within the clinical scope
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of or ability to learn and apply job functions
  • Ability to pass FIT testing and wear N95/N99 OSHA protective mask as deemed by Optum UT in the course of work at the clinic
  • Good communication skills, excellent phone etiquette and customer service skills
  • Must possess computer skills, window-based applications, and organization skills

Working Condition: Normal clinic environment

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone–of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income–deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes — an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

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.