Educational Programs and Partnerships

Preparing tomorrow’s Providers for an emerging health care system.

As you continue forward in your development as a clinician and trusted care-giver, your next step is crucial. We can provide you with an ideal blend of clinical training, practice, settings and professionalism.  Enjoy the kind of atmosphere that inspires learning, collaboration and impact while leveraging unparalleled technology and resources across a network of physician-led care delivery organizations. 

The Educational Environment

Our GME  programs are delivered through our own Family Medicine Continuity Clinics that focus on Population Health as well as Specialty Academic Partnerships to expand the clinical training for the specific health systems that employ Interns and Residents. 

Click here to view our current Clinical Training Partnerships.

Our clinical leaders provide frequent didactic trainings and educational events covering topics such as:

  • Population Health / Value-based Care
  • Opioids & Pain Management
  • Controlling Diabetes
  • Optimal Care
  • Life After Residency


OptumCare is expanding the Physician Pathways Program that is designed to educate and prepare residents for next generation population health models. Training takes place in select OptumCare facilities and provides a deep exposure to Primary Care within a team-based practice environment. 

  • Offered to Internal Medicine and Family Practice residents in their final year
  • Opportunity for post-residency career placement
  • Form relationships and experience the Optum Culture
  • Physician Mentorship and Shadowing
  • Opportunities to attend monthly meetings and quarterly provider business meetings
  • Participate in Development, Training and CME programs

Your educational journey will be characterized by elective clinical rotations in family medicine, internal medicine and multiple specialties in market specific locations in partnership with several academic institutions. Through Resident Educational Opportunities at OptumCare, you’ll work side by side and learn from our medical staff who are deeply connected to the local community, educational institutions and governance boards.

If you want a learning environment that provides rich resources of data-driven medicine, advanced medical practices and professional development programs, OptumCare can be your perfect choice.


Learn more about one of the Physician Pathways Programs we have provided.

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