Per Diem Nurse Practitioner - Long Term Care

Binghamton, NY

full-time
Outpatient

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Deliver cost – effective, quality care to assigned members
  • Manage both medical and behavioral chronic and acute conditions effectively in collaboration with a physician or specialty provider
  • Perform comprehensive assessments and document findings in a concise / comprehensive manner that is compliant with documentation requirements and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations
  • The NP is responsible for ensuring that all diagnoses are ICD9 / ICD10 coded accurately and documented appropriately to support the diagnosis at that visit
  • The NP is responsible for ensuring that all quality elements are addressed and documented
  • The NP will do an initial medication review, annual medication review and a post-hospitalization medication reconciliation
  • Facilitate agreement and implementation of the member's plan of care by engaging the facility staff, families / responsible parties, primary and specialty care physicians
  • Evaluate the effectiveness, necessity and efficiency of the plan, making revisions as needed
  • Utilizes practice guidelines and protocols established by CPM
  • May be required to participate in on – call program
  • Travel between care sites mandatory
  • After hour on call coverage may be required

Required Qualifications:

  • Certified nurse practitioner through ANCC / AANP for adult, family and / or geriatrics
  • Current unrestricted license in state(s) in which practicing
  • Unrestricted DEA (license to prescribe narcotics / level II info here) per state regulations (unless prohibited in state of practice)
  • Proficient computer skills including the ability to document medical information with written and electronic medical records
  • Understanding of Geriatrics and Chronic Illness
  • Understanding of Advanced Illness and end of life discussions


Posted July 14, 2021