Optum HouseCalls - Complex Adult & Geriatric Fellowship Program, Full-time Nurse Practitioner - Hartford, CT

Hartford, CT

full-time
Outpatient

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Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members. Average visit is 45-60 minutes in length. Assessment is performed and completed electronically. HouseCalls Assessment includes:
    • Past medical history
    • Review of systems
    • Physical examination
    • Medication review
    • 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 members PCP of potential gaps in care
  • Identify needs and opportunities to generate clinical referrals appropriately
  • Identify urgent and emergent situations and intervene appropriately
  • Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance
  • Compliance with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)
  • Successfully complete both didactic and clinical content

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
  • Experience in gerontology, cardiology, internal medicine, or endocrinology
  • Home Health care or home visit experience


Posted May 13, 2022