DescriptionThe Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant applies advanced education and clinical competencies to achieve optimal patient outcomes. The Nurse Practitioner works on problems of diverse scope and complexity ranging from moderate to substantial.ResponsibilitiesThe Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant provides health promotion and maintenance through the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic conditions. Prescribes medication, examines patients, diagnoses illnesses, and provides treatment. Advises executives to develop functional strategies (often segment specific) on matters of significance. Exercises independent judgment and decision making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and works under minimal supervision, Uses independent judgment requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action.Required QualificationsMinimum of two to five years directly applicable experience preferred
Successful completion of a Nurse Practitioner program with Board Certification
Active, unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license in state of practice location
Excellent communication skills; written and verbal, demonstrate a high level of skill with interpersonal relationships and communications with all colleagues; fully engaged in the concept of 'Integrated team based care'.
Willingness and ability to learn/adapt to practice in a value based care setting.
Superior patient/customer service.
Basic computer skills, including email and EMR.
Appropriate certification to write prescriptions under the authority of a collaborating physician/medical director
This role is considered patient facing and is a part of our Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.
Preferred QualificationsActive and unrestricted DEA license
Medicare Provider Number/ Medicaid Provider Number
Experience managing Medicare Advantage panel of patients with understanding of Best Practice in coordinated care environment in a value based relationship environment.
Knowledge of Medicare guidelines and coverage.
Bilingual is a plus
Knowledge of HEDIS quality indicators.
Additional InformationGuaranteed base salary + bi-annual bonus
Excellent benefit package - health insurance effective on your first day of employment
Occurrence Malpractice Insurance
401(k) with Employer Match
Paid Time Off/Holidays
For this job, associates are required to be fully COVID vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID testing and wear a face covering while at work. The weekly testing will need to be done through an approved Humana vendor, and unvaccinated associates should follow all social distancing and masking protocols if they are required to come into a Humana facility or work outside of their home. We are a healthcare company committed to putting health and safety first for our members, patients, associates, and the communities we serve.If progressed to offer, you will be required to:Provide proof of full vaccination or commit to testing protocols OR
Provide proof of applicable exemption including any required supporting documentation
Medical, religious, state and remote-only work exemptions are available.Scheduled Weekly Hours40Centerwell, a wholly owned subsidiary of Humana, complies with all applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion. We also provide free language interpreter services. See our full accessibility rights information and language options https://www.partnersinprimarycare.com/accessibility-resources