UnitedHealth Group Nurse Practitioner, Long Term Care - Cleveland, OH in Cleveland, Ohio

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. In this role, you will provide primary care in Skilled Nursing Facilities to both long term and rehab patients.

You will be responsible for the delivery of medical care services to a pre-designated group of enrollees. Listen to our NPs describe their work: NP Careers Overview Video Primary Responsibilities: Primary Care Delivery Deliver cost-effective, quality care to assigned members Manage both medical and behavioral chronic and acute conditions effectively in collaboration with a physician or specialty provider Perform comprehensive assessments and document findings in a concise/comprehensive manner that is compliant with documentation requirements and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations Ensure all diagnoses are ICD9/ICD10 coded accurately and documented appropriately to support the diagnosis at that visit Ensure all quality elements are addressed and documented Complete the initial medication review, annual medication review and a post-hospitalization medication reconciliation Facilitate agreement and implementation of the member’s plan of care by engaging the facility staff, families/responsible parties, primary and specialty care physicians Evaluate the effectiveness, necessity and efficiency of the plan, making revisions as needed Utilizes practice guidelines and protocols established by CPM May be required to participate in on-call program Travel between care sites mandatory After hour on call coverage may be required Required Qualifications: Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of Ohio Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in states where applicable Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP required or the ability to obtain A clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties Experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a long term care setting, skilled nursing home or community setting for 2+ year(s) or a new graduate Nurse Practitioner with at least 3 years of experience in ICU, ER or post-acute rehabilitation setting 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.

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Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: NP, home care, nurse practitioner, primary care, geriatric, Ohio, OH, Cleveland 8a0df6b7-3131-41d9-af3d-62ea8af08b0a

Nurse Practitioner, Long Term Care - Cleveland, OH Ohio-Cleveland 720413