For contractors, it was only with permission; the manager for this assignment was very against allowing contractors to telecommute as she wanted to watch them as they worked.
Answered - Consultant (Former Employee) - St. Louis Park, MN
They do allow it
Answered - Provider Resolution Specialist (Current Employee) - Oldsmar, FL
Telecommuters were the majority of UHG/Optum's clinical staff of Registered Nurses, Pharmacists, Sales, and Women's Health education staff. All telecommute staff had to have an office at home that would lock, as they were working with patient information that needed to be adhered to per HIPAA.
Answered - Executive Assistant, WCH Division (Former Employee) - Atlanta, GA
Lots of work from home opportunities if you work for the company 6 months and meet all your stats: call handling, attendance, adherence.
Answered - Advocate 4 Me Sr. Representative (Former Employee) - Duluth, MN
We have to make all callbacks by the next day, no matter how many calls you have. We have to work on 3 different computer systems.
Answered - LVN (Current Employee) - Sugar Land, TX