Optum a division under the greater UnitedHealth Group has exciting Nurse Practitioner opportunities available! Our team is spread across Rhode Island and offers a superior professional environment with opportunities to make a difference in the lives of patients . We are looking to expand our team in the region. This growth is not only a testament to our model’s success but the efforts, care, and commitment of our Nurse Practitioners.
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.
If you want more meaning in your career - as a clinician or a business professional – take this opportunity and apply. It’s the first step in a new career that will enable you to do your life’s best work.(sm)
In this role, you will work at the top of your license and provide primary care to patients in skilled nursing facilities . This is a flexible, autonomous role that creates enormous satisfaction and professional development opportunities for the APRN/PA. The Rhode Island Optum APRN/PA care team is highly supportive and delivers quality care.
Provide preventative and primary care for patients
Assist patients and families to establish goals and exercise their right to self-determination
Collaborate with the SNF's multidisciplinary care team
No after hour responsibility (on-call) or weekends. Position is Monday-Friday
Manage acute illness in the SNF to avoid unnecessary ER transfers