Nurse Practitioner

Recruiter
ComplexCare Solutions Inc.
Location
New Haven
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 18, 2016
Closes
Nov 05, 2016
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Currently seeking Nurse Practitioners to conducts home visits to complete annual health assessments on a member to capture a comprehensive picture of the patient's health status, including the supporting evidence for all medical conditions. Responsibilities: * Responsible for annual health assessment of high-risk patients that captures a * comprehensive picture of the patient's medical condition * Enhances communication and collaborative relationships with multidisciplinary healthcare team members * Screen patients for potential participation in CCS's care management program * Acts as a patient advocate protecting privacy and confidentiality issues * Provides patient education, emphasizing importance of consistent monitoring of health needs, and recommending community resources * Facilitates patient empowerment and quality of life by promoting educated, independent patient choice on all aspects of care * Identifies opportunities for health promotion and illness prevention * Demonstrates accountability for own professional practice by participating in educational programs that increase clinical knowledge base and skill set * Complete all documentation within 48 hours from visit * Communicate clearly and timely with Team Manager when a clinical escalation is found. Document clinical escalations appropriately. Education/Experience: * Advanced practice degree and current licensure in the state where services are being provided * Board certification preferred, although required in specific states * Current NP licensure * Minimum of 5 years of current clinical nursing experience, preferred * Strong computer skills - familiar with Microsoft Office * Strong professional level of knowledge and comprehensive clinical assessment skills in the adult population and chronic disease management * Maintains current CPR certification

Company Description:

ComplexCare Solutions is a healthcare organization that specializes in community based, care management. We care for the medically complex individual, providing an in-depth, personalized, comprehensive approach to support their health and well-being. Our goal is to keep the older adult, geriatric, Medicare member safely in their homes.