Nurse Practitioner - Portland, OR

Portland, OR

Inpatient and outpatient

Careers at GreenField Health, part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conducts physicals examinations and/or mental health assessments to address preventive, acute and chronic healthcare needs of patients
  • Performs, orders and interprets diagnostic procedures and lab tests
  • Develops and implements treatment plan by prescribing/dispensing medications and/or injections in compliance with guidelines and state laws
  • Records findings and develops a plan of action based on the patient’s health history and condition, and when necessary, consults with other providers to prepare a comprehensive care plan
  • Prepares documentation for medical records including updating medical charts by posting examination and test results, diagnosis, and medications
  • Collaborates with internal and external multidisciplinary teams to provide innovative and evidence-based care
  • Reviews patient chart notes, case summaries, and other relevant documentation and correspondence
  • Provides evening and weekend consultation on-call when scheduled
  • Participates in team huddles to review the schedule at the start of the clinic day
  • Participates in process and quality improvement workflows
  • Participates in peer reviews and chart reviews
  • Attends required meetings and participates in committees as requested
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s of Science in Nursing or Doctorate of Nursing Practice from an accredited graduate-level nursing program required.
  • Open to newly graduated nurse practitioners with registered nurse experience.
  • Nationally recognized certification and active, unrestricted Oregon license with prescriptive authority.
  • BLS and/or ACLS certification required.
  • Experience and proficiency using electronic health records
  • Knowledge of professional nursing theory, practices and regulations related to evaluating and providing patient care

Posted May 13, 2022