Nurse Practitioner, Optum at Home

Washington, DC

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • 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


Posted June 15, 2021