Nurse Practitioner Long Term Care - North Lee and South Charlotte Counties, FL
Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a
culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is
what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's
improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about
another gadget, it's about making health care data available
wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's
no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best
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. You
have found the best place to advance your advanced practice nursing
career. We are one of the nation's largest employers of Nurse
Practitioners, offering incredible opportunities to make a
difference in the lives of patients. This growth is not only a
testament to our model's success but the efforts, care and
commitment of our Nurse Practitioners.
This opportunity will be for the North Lee/South Charlotte Counties
, Florida area.
Provide preventative or primary care in assigned long term care
Work with primary care physicians to provide the best care
Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families
Work with the facility's utilization review process
Learn more about palliative care
This position works a fixed schedule and requires the ability to
manage a case load of patients with varying degrees of illness.
Extensive documentation / EMR work is also involved.
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 or the
ability to obtain
Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, AANP, or GNP
or the ability to obtain
Ability to obtain DEA licensure / Prescriptive Authority post -
hire in states where applicable
Experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in other
Clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties
Intermediate level of PC - proficiency with programs like 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
If the hired individual resides in Florida (office based or
telecommuting) this position requires the AHCA Level II background
check (fingerprinting) by the State of Florida for all clinicians
that have direct face to face contact with members OR employees who
will have access to confidential patient data and will require
renewal every five years.
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 health care 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)
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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