Anyone have insight on the next round of layoffs? Work is inconsistent, it seems like our days are numbered.
Topics regarding layoffs at Optum
SAM EDIT dept. Was transferred from UHC to OPTUM in January 2020. We (supervisor level) were told on 7/29/20 more than 100+ staff will be reduced in the next 2 months. All U.S. based employees.. Everything going offshore.. Ireland and India are... — read more
Has anyone heard about any upcoming Optum Customer Office Activation Team layoffs? I heard they were going to lay off the whole team in August so am looking for confirmation.
For those of us that were part of the last round of Optum layoffs on 6/17, you have to love this comment, taken from the Star Tribune article on UHG/Optum's Q2 results: "Earnings from operations at UnitedHealthcare jumped from $2.6 billion in the... — read more
HPSM is hiring for Provider Contracting Specialists Bay Area
I was laid off on 6/17/2020. Has anyone received the severance check yet? Unemployment is sooo slow and bills don't stop.
I have had internet paid by our company for over 15 years. I am in fear of this being cut off any time, any day b/c I was laid off. I did call our local internet company, but they cannot start services until Optum stops it. How did others deals... — read more
US Dept of Labor: 866-487-2365 WARN Act Info Line: 202-693-3079 [email protected] *Also contact your state legislators & labor depts *
People, UHG as a whole is using the Covid19 reentery (meaning going back into the office) as a means of hiding how many people they are going to layoff. The are doing what they call restacking or densification where they are either telling people... — read more
Make sure you report age, race, religion discrimination to the EEOC!! No matter how much these racist folks donate to say “Look, I’m not racist!” It’s not going to work! **Even if you’re still employed there, don’t be afraid to go through... — read more
I guess I'll just be singing to the choir when I say what a terrible company they've become. Don't even get me started on how badly management has been treating myself and fellow/former employees over the last few months. Time to move on. Good luck... — read more
Here is my first ever post! I thank those who give information and I have valued your insight. Today I was laid off from OptumRx, it was by a sudden meeting called “Chat” by my 1 up (Director). Best of luck to everyone I was also given a list of... — read more
Does anyone know the address where we return computer equipment for being laid off? What do we return and is work supposed to provide the shipping label? I didnt see any info. about where and what to return for work equipment in the severance... — read more
I was laid off today. I must say that this was definitely a weight that was lifted off of my shoulders. I've never worked for a more unorganized, incompetent, antiquated and disrespectful division in my life. I was advised that I would be laid off... — read more
I'm noticing long wait times, longer than usual, and when an tech takes the call, they can only help with simple tasks. I'm finding more often lately that the techs are confused or dont have a clue how to help. I know this isnt about layoffs, but... — read more
Optum keeps cutting and cutting and cutting and those of us who are left have to continue picking up more and more work because there is simply not enough people to do everything that needs to be done. How long do they think they can keep this up? Is... — read more
I made it onto this list but really am not clear what the benefit is.
Hello. I am hearing that some lower level folks have been laid off within ADRT/OSS (26, 27, 28s) and some higher level folks have been laid off in other parts of OAS? It's confusing as who was affected and why? Any insights would be great. What a... — read more
Anyone else notice that Wicks Weekly is canceled for the rest of June? Wonder if he’s avoiding questions or comments about the massive layoffs happening? Or is it just a coincidence?
From the Star Tribune "UnitedHealth Group said it will pay for the college education of George Floyd's children and donate more than $10 million to help Twin Cities neighborhoods hurt by the riots of the past week." Now we know how the above... — read more
Almost my whole team, including me, gone. 😔
I was just laid off. I hear it’s impacting quite a lot of people today. Prayers for us all. I was in Data Mining/Analytics.
Layoffs occurring right now
10 years, high performance
Calls are stilll being made but hearing some team leads, physician advisors, client relationship managers. Will post when I hear more or if my time has come.
I’m older (over 50) I’m not a high performer just 3’s been told or warned of being a 2. I make high mid grade salary for my grade. I’ve also not been doing well lately. Would management assume I should be laid off? I’ve been here for over 10 - 15... — read more
Is he still employed? POTUS stops funding cronies.
I worked at aetna and I would recommend avoiding applying to any of these facilities located in southern california area. If you are seeking another place to go to. I was an account administrator for a long time at this place. They honestly don't... — read more
I heard through the grapevine that a consultant was hired to analyze and evaluate employees for the Dec 2019 layoffs and will also be used in future layoffs. Can someone confirm if this is true? Is an outside consultant really recommending who should... — read more
Was it 200 as somebody said or more?
In Dave’s daily or wicks weekly or whatever it’s called now he acted like this is over. Numbers going down, things looking great and he’ll Have to think of other things to talk about with dr migliori. We know this isn’t true as some states haven’t... — read more
Optum RX 209 customer service reps, supervisors and managers let go today Wed. 5/27 all locations except offshore of course.
Diplomat will be closing all sites with the exception of one.
Anyone else try looking into this section on The Hub and get an error message over and over again?
Has anyone witnessed retaliation? I had a front row seat to my manager retaliating against a member of our team when they complained to upper management about the manager's lack of knowledge. This manager would have meetings where they ignored the... — read more
Can someone give some feedback for what the basic criteria is for RIFs? I’m assuming it’s money, so if you are on a team and you make a higher salary then you will go. Is there a range they look for? I also have heard from past employees who were... — read more
Does anyone know who owns this website? It has tons of posters, so somebody is making money off this website. I always like to follow the money and see the agenda behind things.
Does this mean Layoffs are coming? Can anyone give a timeline?