Nurse Practitioner

ComplexCare Solutions Inc.
New Haven
Oct 18, 2016
Nov 05, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
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.