Nurse Practitioner @ Home Care

<strong><em>Your Talent. Our Vision.</em></strong><strong>&nbsp; </strong>At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies specializing in providing senior Americans a complete and pro-active health care experience, it&rsquo;s a powerful combination.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s the foundation upon which we&rsquo;re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities.<strong> Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.</strong>

Sacramento, CA

CareMore Health

<strong>CareMore is a health care delivery system built on compassion and fueled by innovation, treating patients and families with the care and dignity they deserve.</strong><br /><br />CareMore has expanded to 7 states spanning both coasts, and serves over 100,000 patients. Our&nbsp;leadership team all have a passion for furthering our mission to be a beacon of hope for those we serve, as well as our peers across the industry. We&rsquo;ll do whatever it takes to provide the care that will really make a difference in people&rsquo;s lives. We pride ourselves in going above and beyond to understand our patients so we can serve them in the best way possible. At CareMore, patients are supported by a team of clinicians who coordinate care, remain well-informed of patient needs, and helps patients navigate the care system.<br /><br /><strong>Are you an individual who is passionate about using your unique skills and talents to make a difference in people&rsquo;s lives? If so, get in touch!</strong>

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Overview: <div><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;">CareMore is entering a new growth phase, as a proven care delivery model for the highest-risk.&nbsp; We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery.&nbsp; We build and lead health plans and clinical teams to care for the most complex patients, serving over 100,000 patients in seven states across Medicare, Medicaid, and soon, commercial populations.&nbsp; We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience.&nbsp; As an Anthem subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources one of America&rsquo;s largest managed healthcare organizations.</span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;">&nbsp;</span></span></div> <div><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;">CareMore is rapidly evolving our model to effectively engage and care for complex patients and are building a team of passionate and execution-minded leaders and frontline clinicians dedicated to this mission.<br /><br /><strong>The Advanced Practice Clinician (APC), CareMore@Home (California)&nbsp;</strong>will serve as the high-risk provider for a panel of complex Medicare Advantage members in our Expansion market in California (Orange County, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, San Jose), focused on providing comprehensive intensive disease management care in the home.&nbsp; <br /><br />The APC will work collaboratively as part of a mobile clinical team of advanced practice colleagues, physicians, medical assistants, and case managers in each county to bring integrated care to the most in need.&nbsp; The APC will be responsible for effective chronic care for complex medical issues, working at the top of his/her license, leveraging CareMore&rsquo;s history of proven impact in Medicare Advantage and established training process for advanced practice clinicians.&nbsp; The APC is responsible for managing his/her population of patients longitudinally through high-touch interactions and delivery of clinical services in the home and across other sites of care, such as our Care Center, or other settings, as appropriate, and in collaboration with the physician leadership.&nbsp; The APC team will report to a physician lead in each county and join a national group of advanced practice clinicians serving Medicare and Medicaid patients across CareMore in CA, AZ, NV, TN, IA, and GA.<br /></span></span></div>
Responsibilities: <div><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong><u><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Essential Duties and Responsibilities</span></u></strong></span></div> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Proficient in the diagnosis, and treatment of primary, secondary, and tertiary health conditions to ensure best possible clinical outcomes; includes formulating comprehensive treatment and education plans for patients requiring intensive chronic disease management and primary care.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Orders appropriate lab tests and diagnostic procedures and interprets results to aid in health promotion and accurate diagnosis and treatment of illnesses; prescribes medication or other forms of treatment.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Acts as primary care provider in spirit and action, assuming longitudinal panel management responsibility for the care and outcomes of his/her panel</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Effectively collaborates, coordinates, and communicates with members of the multidisciplinary team and outside providers; expertly leverages all resource included in clinical model and fosters cohesion within clinical team.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Accurately documents patients&rsquo; medical information and appropriately assigns the correct coding for acute and chronic conditions</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Participates in On-Call program which may include after-hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Follows evidence based practice guidelines and practices within scope of practice</span></span></li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li><strong><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Core Competencies:</span></span></strong></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Excellent clinical acumen; an advanced practice clinician with a desire to practice as a confident generalist</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">A true patient-centered approach, from a bedside manner that puts patients and caregivers at ease</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">A collaborative team member and effective communicator</span></span></li> <li>Willingness to operate in an ambiguous environment, without continuous supervision</li> </ul> <span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><br /></span></span></span> <ul> <li><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Minimum of 2-3 year of clinical experience as a nurse practitioner; experience with complex care; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">2-5 years of experience working in acute care settings such as ICU, CCU, telemetry, emergency medicine, as well as primary care (family medicine, internal medicine), behavioral health, palliative care, med-surgical is highly preferred.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Master&rsquo;s Degree in Nursing Required and Board Certification</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Current unrestricted RN license and NP license in applicable state required.</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Prescribing or furnishing authority/DEA licensure in good standing as required in the state in which you are applying preferred; NPI billing number; Medicare Part D Prescriber</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Proficient in use of EMR and other technology use</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">Must be flexible with local traveling within the assigned county for daily home visits and covering assignments for teammates in case of emergency,</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;">While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, bend, kneel and occasionally lift patients.</span></span></li> </ul> <span style="font-size: medium;"><span style="font-family: cambria, serif;"><br /></span></span>