Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Breast Care Oncology

Las Vegas, NV


Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who are eager to bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. Join us and you'll discover a chance to build meaningful relationships with the patients, their families and the health care providers who are responsible for their care.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform the Clinical Breast Exam (CBE)
  • Offer educational information about breast health and breast disease
  • Provide same day imaging results to patients and help to prepare them for their next step if needed (i.e. biopsy, MRI)
  • Work with the Breast Care team to assist the patient with surgical consultation and emotional support when needed
  • Help to ensure that all patients receive the care that is needed in a timely manner
  • Document treatment plans in the medical record
  • Collaborate with physician and document physician guidance as needed
  • Coordinate care for patients
  • Exposure to patients with potential infectious disease

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification through the NCBC
  • A background in managed care
  • Familiarity with ICD-10 coding
  • Experience using Touchworks Electronic Health Record

Posted June 2, 2021