Nurse Practitioner, Optum | Do your life’s best work

Upland, CA

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Examines, diagnoses and treats patients of all ages for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses
  • Counsels and educates patients and families about acute and chronic conditions or concerns
  • Documents items such as: appropriate chief complaint, past medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examinations, medications, allergies, assessment and plan
  • Performs minor outpatient procedures such as pap smears, laceration repair, etc.
  • Formulates diagnostic and treatment plans
  • Prescribes and administers medications, therapies, and procedures
  • Orders lab and imaging tests to determine and manage an immediate treatment plan and provides advice on follow up
  • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
  • Completes all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
  • Maintains quality of care standards as defined by the practice

Required Qualifications:

  • Active and unrestricted NP license in California
  • Board Certification & current DEA certificate
  • 2+ years of Outpatient Clinic experience
  • Able to work without direct supervision and practice autonomously
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment
  • 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:

  • Managed Care/IPA/Health Plan experience
  • Bilingual in Spanish


Posted July 1, 2021