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Nurse Practitioner, Complex Care In Home - Bibb County, GA - $5k Sign On for External Candidates

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Macon, GA
Date:
11/23/2017
2017-11-232017-12-22
Job Code:
735186
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735186 Nurse Practioner Complex Care In Home Bibb County GA 5k Sign On for External Candidates

Nurse Practitioner, Complex Care In Home - Bibb County, GA - $5k Sign On for External Candidates (735186)

Position Description

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.  As a Home Visit Nurse Practitioner with Optum, you’ll provide primary care home visits for the patients in collaboration with the physician of record and patient care team. This position is serving throughout Bibb County.
 
After conducting a comprehensive patient assessment, you will communicate and manage the patients’ care across all care providers, family, and caregivers to ensure that timely, patient-centered, appropriate evidence-based medicine is provided. By building strong relationships, you’ll have a meaningful impact on the patient’s health.
 
Listen to our NPs describe their work:  NP Careers Overview Video
 
Not sure if this role is for you?  View the Realistic Job Preview that is focused on the things that matter most to you: Home_Visit_NP_RJP
Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 1-year hands on, post grad Nurse Practitioner experience
  • Active, un-encumbered license to practice nursing in the state of assignment or ability to obtain
  • Nurse Practitioner Certification from either the ANCC or AANP or ability to obtain
  • Geriatric or adult medicine specialty a plus
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with elderly and chronically ill patients and families
  • Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid and Health Plan benefit structures beneficial
  • Comfortable working independently in a home-visit setting
  • Basic knowledge of computers and cell phones
  • Familiarity with ICD-9/10 and CPT-4 coding
  • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual a plus
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • DEA License or the ability to obtain
  • Required participation in the Patient Care Team on-call schedule
 
If you want more meaning in your career - as a clinician or a business professional – take this opportunity and .  It’s the first step in a new career that will enable you to do your life’s best work.(sm)
 
Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their health care needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.
 
Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: 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, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, long term care, Primary Care, GA, Georgia

Job Details

  • Contest Number735186
  • Job TitleNurse Practitioner, Complex Care In Home - Bibb County, GA - $5k Sign On for External Candidates
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Delivery
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Macon, GA
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelYes, 75 % 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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