Nurse Practitioner Per Diem - Ocean Monmouth Atlantic, NJ
Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Toms River
Posted on: January 16, 2022
This is a per diem position. You will be -expected to be
available at least 24 hours/month and 16 of those hours should be
during off-hours (evenings/weekends). - -This position would be
covering LTC facilities in the Ocean Monmouth and Atlantic
$3500.00 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates
You've taken your skills to an advanced level. -You bring an
enormous store of compassion and dedication to your work. -Now,
it's time to join one of the largest communities of -Nurse
Practitioners -in the country as we build new solutions for an ever
growing patient base. 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 of businesses.
In this role, you will represent Optum as you provide primary care
to patients in long term care settings; coordinate with their
Primary Care Provider and facility staff to deliver high quality
care on site. You'll interact closely with the facility staff and
providers throughout the community; educating, building
relationships and showing leadership in how to best address the
complex needs of the patient and family. This is a flexible,
autonomous role that creates enormous satisfaction for the NP as
you impact the care and comfort of our aging population.
Develop strong competencies in Palliative Care as you provide
preventative and primary care for patients in assigned long term
Collaborate with primary care physicians, the nursing staff and the
patients' families to coordinate care in the manner best suited to
the patient's needs
Consider this. -Success in the NP role requires learning how to
strike a balance between clinical and customer service / business
mindset. Your work within these independently owned / operated long
term care facilities means that you represent us not just with our
members and their families but also with the employees and leaders
of each facility. Balancing how to work with, educate, and service
the facilities staff while also providing the members with the
clinical and caring attention can be a challenge.
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an
environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on
what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide
development for other roles you may be interested in.
Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of assignment
Ability to obtain DEA licensure / Prescriptive Authority post -
hire in states where applicable
Clinical background and national certification as ANP, FNP, GNP
Past experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in other
Intermediate level of proficiency in PC based word processing
including Microsoft Word and Outlook
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role.
UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local
regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain
necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure
UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report
their COVID-19 vaccination status.
Careers with Optum. -Here's the idea. We built an entire
organization around one giant objective; make the health system
work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the
world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide
health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for
millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and
uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group
family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds
and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to
reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high
performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter.
Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular
opportunity to do - your life's best work.(sm)
**PLEASE NOTE** -The sign on bonus is only available to external
candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth
Group, UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time, part
time, or per diem basis ("Internal Candidates") are not eligible to
receive a sign on bonus.
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.
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atlantic city, -NJ, New Jersey
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