As a part of OptumCare, the largest network of medical groups in the nation, MedExpress is seeking a Full-Time Telehealth Independent Nurse Practitioner to join our team. At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally.
You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.
100% work from home (no onsite)
Hours of operation are 7a-11p, 7 days per week/365 days per year
Providers work 12-hour shifts any time in between 7a-11p
Full-time employment at 15 shifts per month, weekends included
Average patient load = 3-4 patients per hour
Provider will deliver telehealth primary and urgent care visits to patients of all ages in the following states: Illinois, Minnesota, Oklahoma, and Arkansas
Provides and manages remote patient care
Use audio and visual technology to complete patient examinations, evaluations, assessments, diagnoses, and treatment plans
Communicates with patients regarding testing results, follow-up care, and additional information
Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions
Refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate
What makes an OptumCare organization different?
Providers are supported to practice at the peak of their license
Patients are treated like family. We focus on helping patients get in, get healthy, and get back to what's really important
We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community locally
DEA and licensure reimbursement
Comprehensive health, dental, vision
401k with matching
Short- and long-term disability, company paid life insurance
Company paid malpractice coverage
Holiday pay 1.5x shift rate on days worked per scheduling guidelines
Upward career growth and professional development
Supportive and appreciative culture
Careers with MedExpress. At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient, affordable health care and exceeding our patients' expectations. Our neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with a full medical team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get healthy, and get back to what's really important. We provide a broad scope of services including urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer health services. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, we're working together to help people live healthier lives and to help the health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and two administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum is an Equal Employment Opportunity 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. Optum is a drug-free workplace. 2019 Optum Health & Technology. All rights reserved.
Master's degree (MSN) and certification by one of the Nurse Practitioner certifying bodies (ANCC or AANP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
A minimum of two (2) years of clinical experience practicing as a Nurse Practitioner outside of clinical rotations in emergency medicine, urgent care, family medicine or ambulatory care setting required, preferred in the past 2 years
Experience in pediatric care within the past 2 years required
An unrestricted DEA license (or ability to obtain prior to start)
Ability to successfully qualify for and obtain unrestricted state licensure throughout the defined platform
If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders
Prior experience as an independent practitioner
Unrestricted active state licensure in Illinois, Minnesota, Oklahoma, and Arkansas
Experience using audio/visual technology or video conferencing platforms
About OptumCare. At OptumCare, we've found that putting clinicians at the center of care is the best way to improve lives. Our physician-led organization is one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the world, serving over 17 million people through more than 45,000 aligned physicians and 9,000 advanced practice clinicians. You will find our team working in local clinics, surgery centers and urgent care centers, within care models focused on managing risk, higher quality outcomes and driving change through collaboration and innovation. Learn more at www.workatoptum.com.
Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $79,700 to $142,600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, in addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.
Would you thrive with OptumCare?
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