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Nurse Practitioner - House Calls Per Assessment - $2500 Sign on Bonus for External Candidates -Tooele, and Salt Lake City Counties, UT

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Tooele, UT
Date:
02/22/2018
2018-02-222018-03-23
Job Code:
746729
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746729 Nurse Practitioner Housecalls Per Diem LTC Tooele and Salt LAke City UT

Nurse Practitioner - House Calls Per Assessment - $2500 Sign on Bonus for External Candidates -Tooele, and Salt Lake City Counties, UT (746729)

Position Description

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 the Tooele / Salt Lake City, UT area, 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: 
  • Proficient computer skills including the ability to document medical information with written and electronic medical records
  • Understanding of Geriatrics and Chronic Illness
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive customer relationships
  • Understanding of Advanced Illness and end of life discussions
  • Certified nurse practitioner through ANCC / AANP for adult, acute care, family and / or geriatrics
  • Current unrestricted license in state(s) in which practicing
  • Unrestricted DEA (license to prescribe narcotics / level II info here) per state regulations (unless prohibited in state of practice) or the ability to obtain post-hire
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a long term care setting or community setting for a minimum of one year
  • Prior education / training experience
  • Adaptability to change
 
Transforming 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.

 

For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here.

 
 
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: NP, Long term care, geriatric home health, primary care, acute rehab, Utah, Tooele, np primary care, geriatric home health, nurse practitioner, Salt Lake City, Utah, UT

Job Details

  • Contest Number746729
  • Job TitleNurse Practitioner - House Calls Per Assessment - $2500 Sign on Bonus for External Candidates -Tooele, and Salt Lake City Counties, UT
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Delivery
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Tooele, UT
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsSalt Lake City, UT

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusTemporary
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionYes
  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt

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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