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Enterprise Clinical Performance Care Delivery APRN / Nurse Practitioner - Orange County, CA - 10K Sign on Bonus for External Candidates

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Anaheim, CA
Date:
11/24/2017
2017-11-242017-12-23
Job Code:
735648
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735648 Enterprise Clinical Performance Care Delivery APRN Nurse Practitioner Orange County CA 10K Sign on Bonus for External Candidates

Enterprise Clinical Performance Care Delivery APRN / Nurse Practitioner - Orange County, CA - 10K Sign on Bonus for External Candidates (735648)

Position Description

We’re fast becoming the nation’s largest employer of Nurse Practitioners; offering a superior professional environment and 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.


Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. This is your opportunity to join a group of professionals and clinicians who are working to improve health care for people over 50.


Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conduct annual physical exam & wellness assessments within a home setting
  • Confirm, disagree or mark resolved chronic conditions from patient-specific lists of historical conditions; confirm plan of care developed for patients seen in the primary care clinic
  • Discuss and provide health coaching and health education to engage patients to be an active participant in maintaining good health
  • Provide guidance to patient questions about health care plans and care issues
  • Document senior assessment in Lifeprint assessment form and plan of care in a stand-alone medical record
  • Document collaborative guidance from the physician as needed
  • Emphasize and review preventive measures per evidence-based medicine
  • Review medications for polypharmacy compliance and educate patients on medications
  • Collaborative review of chronic preventative measures for seniors for quality review
  • Provide health screenings as indicated by a Focus on Care Screening
  • Recommendation report that is provided for each patient
  • Coordinates care with the patient

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of assignment or the ability to obtain
  • Minimum of one year clinical experience in highest level of education OR 3+ years’ experience as a Registered Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP required or the ability to obtain
  • A clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties
  • Past experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in other settings
  • Computer literate and able navigate the internet
  • Ability to lift 30 pound bag in and out of car and up and down steps
  • Ability to navigate stairs and a variety of dwelling conditions and configurations
  • Ability to sit, stand and kneel as needed to perform physical assessment
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in gerontology, cardiology, internal medicine, or endocrinology
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in states where applicable
  • Home care or home visit experience
  • Knowledgeable in regards to standard of care of common chronic health conditions as well as health promotion and prevention guidelines
  • Ability to follow established dress code
  • Effective communication skills with the geriatric or Medicare population
  • Ability to navigate on the internet and work with personal computer
  • Ability to work independently
  • Detail oriented
  • Dependable and reliable

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

 


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.

 

 

Job Keywords: Nurse Practitioner, NP, House Calls, Home Health, Home Assessment, Geriatric, Anaheim, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Anaheim, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, CA, Irvine

Job Details

  • Contest Number735648
  • Job TitleEnterprise Clinical Performance Care Delivery APRN / Nurse Practitioner - Orange County, CA - 10K Sign on Bonus for External Candidates
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Delivery
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Anaheim, CA
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsIrvine, CA
    Laguna Hills, CA

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 100 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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