Optum Long-term Care - Complex Adult & Geriatric Fellowship Program, Full-time Nurse Practitioner

Lancaster, PA

Inpatient and outpatient

**This full-time position will be available starting in August 2022**

**UnitedHealth Group is not able to offer visa sponsorship now or in the future for this position**

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide preventative and primary care for patients in assigned skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities
  • Work with primary care providers to provide the best care possible
  • Collaborate with the nursing staff and the patients' families
  • Work with the facility's utilization review process
  • In this role, you’ll also explore and learn more about palliative care
  • Successfully complete both didactic and clinical content

Required Qualifications:

  • Currently in final year of obtaining a Nurse Practitioner degree from an accredited college / university or obtained degree within the last 18 months; degree must be obtained prior to start of employment
  • Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of assignment or the ability to obtain prior to start of employment
  • Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP required or the ability to obtain prior to start of employment
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in states where applicable prior to start of employment
  • Must reside in the region hired
  • Must meet the George Washington University’s admissions criteria
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship, now or in the future, for employment-based work authorization (F-1 students with practical training and candidates requiring H-1Bs, TNs, etc. will not be considered)
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance

Posted July 1, 2022