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Nurse Practitioner - Complex Care - Dayton, OH- Part time, Job Share Opportunity
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 to patients in long term care settings; coordinating with their primary and facility staff to deliver high quality care on-site. This is a part-time job share position.
This is a flexible, autonomous role that creates enormous satisfaction for the NP as you impact the care and comfort of our aging population. All the while, you'll be building meaningful relationships with the residents and their families and the health care providers who are responsible for their care.
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Key responsibilities of the NP include:
. Provide preventative and primary care for patients in assigned long term care facilites.
- Work with primary care physicians to provide the best care possible.
. Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families.
. Work with the facility's utilization review process.
In this role, you'll also explore and learn more about palliative care.
. Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of assignment or the ability to obtain
. DEA License or the ability to obtain
. Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP required or the ability to obtain
. A clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties
. Past experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in other settings
. Intermediate level of proficiency in PC based word processing including Microsoft Word and Outlook
What happens when you join our expanding, Fortune 17 organization? You will share our mission to improve the health of others and help heal the health care system. You'll work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.
Job Keywords: Job, part time, Nurse Practitioner, NP, long term care, LTC, Assisted Living, Nursing Home, Primary Care, OH, Ohio, Dayton
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.
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Job Category: Nurse
Job Reference Code: UHG-554275
Position Type: Part-Time