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.
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).