Nurse Practitioner - Patient Support Center

Torrance, CA


Optum is looking for a Nurse Practitioner to join our Patient Support Center team in Southern California. The clinicians we seek are those who practice medicine with a focus on patient care, not volume. We want our clinicians to take the time needed to truly address the patient’s needs. Optum offers competitive pay with financial incentives for yielding strong metrics on quality care while seeing a lower than average census. We provide our clinicians an excellent benefits package which includes leadership pathways, CME reimbursement, paid license renewals and many other benefits, charitable sponsorships, and volunteer opportunities. If you’re looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, Optum is the place for you. Our initial online application process will take you less than two minutes to complete!

Position Details

  • Schedule Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

  • 95% work from home, all equipment provided

  • Telecommute post training (2 weeks of onsite training in El Segundo)
  • Fielding ER calls from nurse triage out of Patient Support Center
  • Patient Support Center : 250 teammates and 20 nurse triage line
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Option to work more hours if desired
  • No weekends or nights required


  • Unrestricted California State Nurse Practitioner License
  • Master’s degree from a four-year college and/or a professional certification beyond a four-year college
  • Current California DEA certificate
  • ESI, ACLS, BLS, PALS certification preferred, if not we will get you certified


  • Medical or fluent Spanish, Mandarin, or Vietnamese speaking ability
  • 2 + years experience in a clinical setting
  • Flexible, independent, autonomous and confident

Posted April 22, 2021