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Under the direction of the Provider, the Clinic Nurse provides direct patient care in accordance with Company protocols, established standards of nursing practice, and the FL Nurse Practice Act. Promptly screens patients with signs or symptoms of illness. Works with the clinical team for appropriate treatment, plan of care and disposition. Ensures patient monitoring and follow up.
Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate commitment to superior customer service, including quality and care and concern with each and every internal and external customer
Represents the Company in a professional manner, following all Company policies and procedures
Uses, protects, and discloses patients' protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards
Be able to obtain CPR certification within 90 days of employment (Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers (AHA) or CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross)
LPNs: Be able to obtain IV Certification within 90 days of employment
Contributes to and supports the corporation's quality initiatives by planning, communicating and encouraging team and individual. Maintains a solid focus on quality and continuous improvement within job scope
Maintains an active nursing appointment schedule for assisting the Provider in the monitoring of members' health care needs
Assists the Care Manager and Provider in the follow-up management of post-hospitalized or post-emergency room visits
Comprehensively screens patients for care opportunities and collaborates with treating physician and/or Registered Nurse to develop care plans that meet patients' needs and result in appropriate quality care
Provides condition specific patient education and anticipatory guidance, as well as care coordination, under the guidance of the Provider and/or Registered Nurse
Maintains clinical documentation within the medical records assuring compliance within all guidelines
Provides health teaching
Provides direct nursing care, comfort measures, emotional support to patients
Comprehensively screens patients for care opportunities and collaborates with treating physician to identify referrals to care management
Executes orders of Provider based on knowledge of cause and effect of order after verifying accuracy
Performs selected IV therapy and administers prescribed treatment per Provider order
Documents all interventions, responses, and outcomes
Initiates standard emergency procedures until Registered Nurse, Provider or EMS is available
Applies principles of asepsis and infection control
Compliance with Company's Code of Conduct, HIPAA regulations and the Florida Patient's Bill of Rights
Performs other duties as assigned
Consistent, punctual, and reliable attendance
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.
High school graduate, GED or equivalent
Hold state required license and/or certification which allows placement of IVs or able to obtain within 90 days if required by state (e.g. RN License; LPN + IV Certification)
Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers (AHA) or CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer (American Red Cross) or ability to obtain within 90 days of employment
Working knowledge of medical terminology
Knowledge of HIPAA regulations
Willing to complete a color blindness test
Ability to read, speak, write, and understand the English language fluently
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 compliance
2+ years of experience in Med-Surg, ER, ICU, Acute Care
Experience in MS Office
Bilingual English / Spanish
Experience with electronic health records (EHR)
Knowledge of medical equipment and maintenance or ability to learn how to maintain medical equipment
Ability to interact and verbally communicate effectively with patients and all levels of personnel in a professional, courteous and effective manner with excellent customer service skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Ability to multi-task; possess solid organizational and time management skills
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision
If the hired individual resides in Florida, 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.
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OptumCare is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and business support services to both owned and affiliated medical practices which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making and patient care. OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control the practice of medicine by the medical practices or any of their physicians.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers 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.
OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment
Job Keywords: Clinic Nurse, Nurse, RN, Registered Nurse, LPN, Licensed Practical Nurse, BLS, CPR, AED, Lake Mary, FL, Florida
Unitedhealth Group Inc.