Physician Assistant - Welcome Wagon Project (Spanish fluency required)

Los Angeles, CA

full-time
Outpatient

Position Details

  • Introduce the member’s medical group, Optum California, and the Welcome Wagon program to members, family members and caregivers
  • Counsel and educate patient and families regarding health plan benefits, health plan network and other programs and tools available to help improve quality of lifestyle.
  • Conduct assessments and annual wellness exams with patient (home setting or virtual).
  • Document chief complaint, previous medical, family, and social history, review of systems, examination, assessment and appropriate plan of care.
  • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services.
  • Complete all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Maintain quality of care standards as defined by the medical group.
  • Identifies members needs and any gaps of care; provide recommendation of benefits/ programs associated with member’s health plan and guide members appropriately.
  • Participate and collaborate with other providers and team members during weekly rounds for new members to help improve outcomes.

Requirements

  • Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date
  • Minimum 2 -3 years PA experience; preferably in outpatient/managed care setting
  • Access to transportation, a valid driver’s license and car insurance
  • Bi-lingual Spanish
  • Strong familiarity with Hierarchical Condition Category coding (HCC coding)
  • Working knowledge of managed care, health plans, medical groups, IPA networks a plus
  • Flexible, strong multi-prioritizing skills and time management skills.
  • Comfortable visiting senior members in home setting and/or conducting virtual visits
  • Required travel to conduct home visits
  • Position requires considerable driving in designated community
  • Effective communication skills and ability to ....

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[1]: https://www.jobsatoptumcare.com/job/R0079343/Physician-Assistant-Nurse-Practitioner-Welcome-Wagon-Project-Spanish-fluency-required!


Posted May 29, 2021