Nurse Practitioner - House Visits - Per Diem - Yakima County

Yakima, WA

part-time
Outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Top pick in specialty
  • Primary Responsibilities:

    • Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members, including past medical history, review of symptoms, physical examination, medication review and depression screening
    • Checking vitals, conducting a physical exam that includes monofilament test, urine dipstick and foot exam (as appropriate)
    • Identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active medical management in the furtherance of treatment
    • Formulate a list of current and past medical conditions using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment
    • Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care
    • Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication and compliance
    • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

    Required Qualifications:

    • Active, unencumbered license to practice nursing in the assigned state
    • Nurse Practitioner Certification from either the ANCC, AANP or AACN as Adult, Geriatric or Family
    • 1+ years of clinical experience in highest level of education OR 3+ years of experience as a Registered Nurse
    • Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area
    • Ability to obtain DEA licensure/prescriptive authority post-hire in states where applicable
    • Ability to spend at least 1 hour with a member in their home, which may be in understaffed or remote areas, in the presence of pets or individuals who are tobacco users
    • Ability to lift a 30 pound bag in and out of car and to navigate stairs and a variety of dwelling conditions and configurations


    Posted October 28, 2021