Per Diem Nurse Practitioner, Home Visits $2500.00 Sign on Bonus - Phoenix, AZ(Job Number:702455)
Optum a division under the greater UnitedHealth Group has exciting Nurse Practitioner opportunities available!
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.
Here, you will discover a culture that grows through challenge, that evolves by being flexible, that succeeds by staying true to our mission to make health care work effectively and efficiently for seniors. Put your best to work for us, and discover extraordinary opportunities for growth.
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)
In this role, you will conduct assessments or provide primary care to patients in their homes. . This is a flexible, autonomous role that creates enormous satisfaction for the Nurse Practitioner as you impact the care and comfort of our aging population. All the while, you’ll be building meaningful relationships with the patients, their families, and the health care providers who are responsible for their care.
This is a per diem position with flexible hours but must be able to work 16 hours per week to help team as needed with coverage for PTO/ CEU, etc.
Provide preventative, primary care, or assessments for patients in their homes
Conduct assessments on health plan members
Review patient's past medical history and formulate a list of current and past medical conditions
using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment
Review current symptoms and identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active
medical management of treatment
Physical examination, medication review, and depression screening Check vitals, conduct a
physical exam that includes monofilament test, urine dipstick, and foot exam (as appropriate)
Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps
Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance
Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)
Job Advanced Practice Clinicians
Primary Location US-AZ-Phoenix
Organization Complex Care Management
Number of Openings 1