Nurse Practitioner - Portland, OR

Portland, OR


Essential Functions and Duties

  • Conducts physicals examinations and/or mental health assessments to address preventive, acute and chronic healthcare needs of patients.
  • Performs, orders and interprets diagnostic procedures and lab tests.
  • Develops and implements treatment plan by prescribing/dispensing medications and/or injections in compliance with guidelines and state laws.
  • Records findings and develops a plan of action based on the patient’s health history and condition, and when necessary, consults with other providers to prepare a comprehensive care plan.
  • Prepares documentation for medical records including updating medical charts by posting examination and test results, diagnosis, and medications.
  • Collaborates with internal and external multidisciplinary teams to provide innovative and evidence-based care.
  • Reviews patient chart notes, case summaries, and other relevant documentation and correspondence.
  • Provides evening and weekend consultation on-call when scheduled.
  • Participates in team huddles to review the schedule at the start of the clinic day.
  • Participates in process and quality improvement workflows.
  • Participates in peer reviews and chart reviews.
  • Attends required meetings and participates in committees as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Master’s of Science in Nursing or Doctorate of Nursing Practice from an accredited graduate-level nursing program required.
  • Open to newly graduated nurse practitioners with registered nurse experience.
  • Nationally recognized certification and active, unrestricted Oregon license with prescriptive authority.
  • BLS and/or ACLS certification required.
  • UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHe.... For complete description tap [HERE][1]


Posted March 10, 2022