Nurse Practitioner - Benton County, WA and Franklin County, WA

Kennewick, WA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

$20,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates!!

OR

Student Loan Repayment Available for External Candidates and Eligible Employees

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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage medical and behavioral conditions, acute and chronic, in collaboration with the member’s team of care providers (e.g., PCP, specialists
  • Obtain and review medical history, conduct physical and psychosocial assessments, analyze and diagnose conditions and develop appropriate plan of care
  • Identify gaps in care, interpret diagnostic test and reports and refer appropriately
  • Identify risk factors and help mitigate barriers to access care and reduce risk
  • Develop interventions to assist members in attaining established goals of care
  • Evaluate member’s progress in completion of goals of care and re – assess and assist in care management with members
  • Serves as a key resource on complex and / or critical issues
  • Solves complex problems and develops innovative solutions
  • Establishes and maintains communication and a trusting relationship with the member, family/authorized representative and primary caregiver and specialists
  • Discuss medical options / interventions with members/families to promote understanding and assist them in making informed decisions
  • Clarify member's cultural values that may impact health management / decisions
  • Identify prognosis/trajectory of chronic disease that may impact future member health decisions and conduct advanced care planning discussions
  • 100% travel in local market area to patient’s homes for in home visits

Required Qualifications:

  • Active, unencumbered license to practice nursing in the state of assignment or ability to obtain
  • Nurse practitioner Certification from either the ANCC or AANP or ability to obtain
  • DEA License or the ability to obtain
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) Certification


Posted July 7, 2022