Nurse Practitioner Long Term Care

Brooklyn, NY

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide preventative or primary care 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
  • Learn more about palliative care

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted NP or PA license in the state of NY
    • For NPs: Graduate of an accredited Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN) program and Board Certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) with preferred certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP
    • For PAs: Physician Assistant, active, unrestricted license in the state which you reside and currently board – certified by an appropriate midlevel practitioner certifying agency
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure / Prescriptive Authority post – hire in states where applicable
  • A clinical background in adult, family or geriatric specialties
  • Intermediate level of PC – proficiency with programs like Microsoft Word and Outlook
  • 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.
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.


Posted June 11, 2021