UnitedHealth Group Nurse Practitioner, Complex Care in Homes - Per Diem - SW Georgia - $2500 Sign On Bonus for Exernals in Albany, Georgia

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.

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: HomeVisitNP_RJP Primary Responsibilities: Participation in the Patient Care Team on-call schedule work independently in a home-visit setting Required Qualifications: 1+ years of experience with hands on, post grad Nurse Practitioner work 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 Effectively communicate with elderly and chronically ill patients and families Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid and Health Plan benefit structures beneficial Basic knowledge of computers and cell phones Familiarity with ICD-9/10 and CPT-4 coding Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification DEA License or the ability to obtain Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area Preferred Qualifications: Bi-lingual or multi-lingual Geriatric or adult medicine specialty Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task 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) *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy. 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: Nurse Practitioner Jobs, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, NP, long term care, LTC, Assisted Living, Nursing Home, Primary Care, Valdosta, GA, Thomasville, Georgia, Albany f70ae0dd-1a21-48ec-877f-3f7ab6154bed

Nurse Practitioner, Complex Care in Homes - Per Diem - SW Georgia - $2500 Sign On Bonus for Exernals Georgia-Albany 749860