Nurse Practitioner, House Calls - Per Assessment - Gibson and Madison Counties, TN
January 11, 2018
You have found the best place to advance your advanced practice nursing career. UnitedHealth Group and our family of business are one of the nation's largest employers of Nurse Practitioners, offering incredible opportunities to make a difference in the lives of patients. This growth is not only a testament to our model's success but the efforts, care and commitment of our Nurse Practitioners. If you are located in Gibson or Madison County, TN you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.Primary Responsibilities Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members Review patient's past medical history and formulate a list of current and past medical conditions Review current symptoms and identify diagnoses to be used in care management Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication and compliance Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)Since this position involves in-home visits, the ability to work autonomously and travel extensively will be required. You should also be comfortable working with geriatric patients who have a variety of health complications.
Required Qualifications Active, un-encumbered license to practice nursing in the assigned state Nurse Practitioner Certification from the ANCC/AANP/AACN Minimum of one year clinical experience Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in states where applicable Ability to spend at least 1 hour with a member in their home Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated areaPreferred QualificationsExperience in gerontology, cardiology, internal medicine or endocrinology Home care or home visit experienceTransforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring. Join us and achieve your life's best work.(sm) *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy. 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. Key words: Nurse Practitioner, NP, House Calls, Home Health, Home Assessment, Geriatric, Tennessee, TN, Jackson, Trenton, healthcare, health care
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