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Director Regional Nursing - Nurse Practitioner


  • California, Los Angeles
  • California, Los Alamitos
  • California, Long Beach
  • California, Lawndale
  • California, Lakewood
  • California, La Mirada
  • California, Whittier
  • California, La Habra
  • California, West Covina
  • California, Irvine
  • California, Inglewood
  • California, Hacienda Heights
  • California, Glendale
  • California, El Segundo
  • California, South Bay
  • California, Downey
  • California, Diamond Bar
  • California, Cypress
  • California, Santa Fe Springs
  • California, Culver City
  • California, Santa Ana
  • California, Costa Mesa
  • California, Corona
  • California, Cerritos
  • California, Brea
  • California, Bell
  • California, Anaheim
  • California, Pico Rivera
  • California, Pasadena
  • California, Orange
  • California, Norwalk
  • California, Monterey Park
  • California, Montebello



CareMore is a proven care delivery model for the highest risk.  We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery.  We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most complex patients.  We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience.  As an Elevance Health subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources one of America’s largest managed healthcare organizations. 

Location: Candidate Must Reside in Southern California And be a licensed Nurse Practitioner in California . Position will be working out in the field 2 to 3 days a week which may include a CareMore Corporate Office, CareMore Medical Centers and visiting Field Nurse Practitioners.

The Director Regional Nursing is responsible for strategy, operational oversight, standards of care, care delivery and performance that drive quality outcomes and excellence in care for NPs, RNs, and LPNs in a defined region, in partnership with the Regional Medical Officer (RMO) and Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). 

How will you make an impact: 

  • On-site market presence weekly, working with Nurse Practitioner Managers, and/or market clinical leaders.

  • Provide strategic and operational direction for the delivery of performance based medical management for all functional lines in partnership with the Regional Medical Officer. 

  • Work collaboratively across different functional areas including Management Services Organization (MSO) leaders for case management, utilization management, and compliance, providing local insight and working to address barriers and navigate regional relationships while reconciling national and regional strategies with the Regional Medical Officer and Market President. 

  • Establish operational key performance indicators and ensures goals/targets are met. 

  • Establish strategic and accountable partnership relationships with providers (acute and post-acute facilities, Home Health agencies), physician groups and vendors within the market. 

  • Establish and drive performance standards by creating, monitoring and coaching to a balanced performance scorecard in order to accomplish established key performance indicators. 

  • Establish and promote a culture of growth, change and diversity. 

  • Hire, train, coach, counsel, and evaluate performance of direct reports. 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires MS in Nursing from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 5 years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner and a minimum of 7 years leadership experience ; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. 

  • Current, unrestricted RN and NP licenses in the state of California is required

Preferred Skills, Capabilities and Experiences:

  • People management experience.

  • MHA, MBA in healthcare management preferred. 

  • Strong knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and managed care rules and regulations preferred.

  • DNS-CT (Director Nursing Services Certified) preferred. 

  • Prescribing or furnishing authority/DEA licensure in good standing.

For candidates working in person or remotely in the below locations, the salary* range for this specific position is $148,948 to $223,422 

Location:  California

In addition to your salary, Elevance Health offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). The salary offered for this specific position is based on a number of legitimate, non-discriminatory factors set by the company.  The company is fully committed to ensuring equal pay opportunities for equal work regardless of gender, race, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local pay equity laws. 

* The salary range is the range Elevance Health in good faith believes is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. This range may be modified in the future and actual compensation may vary from posting based on geographic location, work experience, education and/or skill level. Even within the range, the actual compensation will vary depending on the above factors as well as market/business considerations. No amount is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable under the terms and conditions of the applicable policies and plans. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Accordingly, Elevance Health is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Elevance Health. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health.

Be part of an Extraordinary Team

Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. A Fortune 20 company with a longstanding history in the healthcare industry, we are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates in certain patient/member-facing roles to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Elevance Health approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Elevance Health is able to reasonably accommodate. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Elevance Health has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2022, has been ranked for five years running as one of the 2023 World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune magazine, and is a growing Top 20 Fortune 500 Company. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Elevance Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact for assistance.

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