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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Long Term Care - Per Diem - Windham/Hartford / Fairfield, CT

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Hartford, CT
Date:
04/19/2018
2018-04-192018-05-18
Job Code:
759394
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759394 Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Long Term Care Per Diem WindhamHartford Fairfield CT

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Long Term Care - Per Diem - Windham/Hartford / Fairfield, CT (759394)

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 of businesses. You have found the best place to advance your advanced practice nursing career. We 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.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide preventative or primary care in assigned long term care facilities
  • Work with primary care physicians to provide the best care possible
  • Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families
  • Work with the facility's utilization review process
  • Learn more about palliative care

This position works a flexible schedule and requires the ability to visits patients with varying degrees of illness in different facilities in CT. Extensive documentation/EMR work is also involved.


Required Qualifications
  • Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of assignment or the ability to obtain
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in states where applicable
  • Clinical background and national certification as ANP, FNP, GNP or PA-C required or the ability to obtain
  • Past experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in other settings
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in PC based word processing including Microsoft Word and Outlook

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

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: 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 Jobs, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, NP, long term care, LTC, Assisted Living, Nursing Home, Primary Care, Fairfield, Hartford, Connecticut, CT, Windham

Job Details

  • Contest Number759394
  • Job TitleNurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Long Term Care - Per Diem - Windham/Hartford / Fairfield, CT
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Delivery
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Hartford, CT
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsFairfield, CT
    Windham, CT

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusTemporary
  • SchedulePart-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftFlex Time
  • TravelYes, 100 % of the Time
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • 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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