Nurse Practitioner Long Term Care

Arlington Heights, IL

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide preventative and primary care for patients in assigned long term care facilities
  • Work with primary care physicians 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

Required Qualifications:

  • Certified Nurse Practitioner through a national board
  • Current unrestricted license in IL or the ability to obtain in state(s) in which practicing
  • Unrestricted DEA (license to prescribe narcotics / level II info here) per state regulations (unless prohibited in state of practice) or the ability to obtain
  • Prior experience in a long-term care setting, community setting or critical care for a minimum of one year
  • Proficient computer skills including the ability to document medical information with written and electronic medical records
  • Understanding of Geriatrics and Chronic Illness
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive customer relationships
  • Adaptability to change
  • Understanding of Advanced Illness and end of life discussions
  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and / or patient sites within a designated area


Posted July 27, 2021