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Nurse Practitioner for Statewide Traveler for House Calls - Washington

Seattle, WA 98104
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  • Job Code
    862394
  • Jobs Rated
    74th

This is a Statewide Traveler position which requires travel throughout the state of WA.

 

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

 

How about an added bonus of help with paying down your student loans? Nurse Practitioners hired into Traveler roles are eligible to receive a sign-on bonus OR a reduced sign-on bonus plus three years of student loan repayment assistance through our Student Loan Repayment (SLR) program.   This could mean up to an additional $40K in benefits to you as well as the opportunity to pay down your student loan faster!

 

In this role, you will conduct in-home health assessments (average in-home visit is 45-60 minutes) on enrolled Medicare Advantage members, Community and State and several other plans. The Traveler Nurse Practitioner assignments will be defined based on current business needs.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Travel 85% away from home (statewide - overnights) and 15% local
  • Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members, including past medical history, review of symptoms, physical examination, medication review and depression screening
  • Responsible for checking vitals, conducting a physical exam that includes monofilament test, urine dipstick and foot exam (as appropriate)
  • Identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active medical management
  • Formulate a list of current and past medical conditions using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment
  • Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care
  • Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication and compliance
  • Identify referral needs
  • Identify urgent and emergent situations for proper intervention
  • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

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Posted: 2020-03-11 Expires: 2020-04-10

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Nurse Practitioner for Statewide Traveler for House Calls - Washington

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