Nurse Practitoner

Nexgenwork

Nurse Practitoner

San Diego, CA
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner for a home healthcare company based in Mission valley.The Nurse Practitioner will be picked up and dropped off at their residence in a company vehicle and will be supported by a Medical Technician/Driver for the entire day of visits.

    This is a part-time position working two to three days per week (8AM-5PM), this position could lead to more hours. The NP is compensated on a per visit basis per medical code billing. There is training, clinical support and flexible scheduling each week.

    Responsibilities:

    • Conduct In-Home Assessments on health plan members; In-Home Assessments will include a comprehensive picture of the patient's medical conditions, prior and current medical history as well as a medication review;

    • Provides member education on health conditions, medications and emphasizing the importance of consistent monitoring of health needs;

    • Identify diagnoses to be used in active medical management and care management, prescribe and treat within the scope of the Nurse Practitioner and consistent with standard of care;

    • Refers to and collaborates with the Primary Care physician for further assessment and advice with complex medical problems.

    • Accurately and concisely documents in the patient’s medical record complete visit notes, including findings, diagnosis, treatment rendered and instructions given. The note will also reflect a plan for follow-up care, and any consultations done on behalf of the patient.

    • Provide patient/family/caretaker education, with an emphasis on close monitoring and follow up of patient needs;

    • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI).