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Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant

Job Description

Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant- Compassionate Home Based Care

You have a passion for working with complex patients.  You want to spend more time caring for patients who need the most care.  You like more flexibility in your work environment.  We are looking for great nurse practitioners and physician assistants who care about spending time with patients. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Understands and complies with long-term care policies and procedures, including those that regulate nursing facilities and assisted living communities.
  • Establishes and maintains effective relationships with members and their legal representatives, facility staff, PCPs and other collaborating physicians/providers. 
  • Performs an initial comprehensive assessment on all newly enrolled members and bi-annually thereafter. Develops a member management care plan upon enrollment and updates it as needed when changes in condition warrant or following hospitalization. Meets with members and/or their legal representatives to review newly developed or modified care plans; involves the PCP in these meetings.
  • Completes follow-up and post-hospital assessments according to documented standard operating procedure.
  • Prescribes appropriate diagnostics and interventions to avoid unnecessary transfers/acute admissions.
  • Consults with hospital physicians following notification of member transfer.
  • Collaborates with UM staff and PCPs/facility staff to enable medical necessity determinations for requested medical services.
  • Educates members and/or their legal representatives in disease processes affecting members and ways to manage them effectively, as well as to promote wellness.
  • Participates in management meetings that include, but may not be limited to:
    • Weekly case conference reviews
    • Monthly staff meetings
    • Schedule Joint Operating Committee meetings
    • Quarterly Quality Improvement Committee meetings
    • Continuing education/journal club programs
  • Implements HEDIS measure campaigns and other quality initiatives as directed by Corporate Health Services to ensure the highest standards of care and to promote the improvement of care management and delivery.
  • On-call for caseload during business hours. May require some participation in clinical on-call program as plan expands.

Landmark Health is an innovative company focused on delivering longitudinal care to patients that need it most, right where they reside. This is concierge care for the sickest and frailest people in our community.

We provide the tools and support to help you improve your patient’s lives. Bring your compassion to manage your own panel of patients with full team support. Our goal is to transform the delivery of health care while offering opportunities in an environment where you can do your most inspired work. We invite you to learn more about our innovative home-based provider program and explore career options that include generous compensation and benefit packages.

Job Requirements

Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant- Compassionate Home Based Care

Qualifications:

  • Completion of Nurse Practitioner accredited program or Physician Assistant program
  • Current unrestricted NP or PA license
  • Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience, desired
  • Knowledge of long-term care, community resources and cost-effective alternatives regarding patient care delivery systems
  • Knowledge of CPT, ICD-9 and HCPC codes
  • Knowledge of clinical standards of care
  • Awareness about UM standards, NCQA requirements, CMS guidelines, Milliman guidelines, and Medicaid/Medicare contracts and benefit systems is helpful
  • Current state driver’s license
  • Knowledge of Windows 2000 and MS Office Word Processing software.

Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant- Compassionate Home Based Care

Job Snapshot

Other Pay Competitive Pay
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID WM-JHV31464LXGVNW2J359
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Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant


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