Carelon Health is a proud member of the Elevance Health family of brands, offering clinical programs and primary care options for seniors. We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery.
Field Nurse Practitioner - Arizona
Location: Field Based - Visiting members/patients within Pima County, AZ including Tucson, Green Valley, and Marana.
*Eligible for Mileage Reimbursement*
Work Shift: 5 days a week, Monday - Friday, 8 am to 5 pm
The Field Nurse Practitioner is responsible for managing patient care and treatment (in person, telephonically and/or video) in collaboration with the physician.
How will you make an impact:
Conduct daily visits with members/patients that reside in either Group Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, and/or Long Term Care Facilities.
Perform health assessments and preventative health measures within prescribed guidelines and physicians instructions.
Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients clinical problems and Health care needs.
Discuss cases with physicians.
Formulate and document care plans.
Prescribe medication or other forms of treatment
Participate in a Rotating On-Call program, which may include after hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations.
Requires an MS in Nursing and minimum of 1 year of related clinical experience with clinical emphasis for nurse practitioner, or any combination of education and experience , which would provide an equivalent background.
Current, unrestricted RN license and NP license in the state of Arizona is required .
Prescribing or furnishing authority/DEA licensure in good standing.
For Carelon business units, satisfactory completion of a Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.
Preferred Skills, Capabilities and Experiences:
Experience working with the geriatric patient population.
Home health, palliative care and hospice experience is helpful.
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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.
Elevance Health operates in a Hybrid Workforce Strategy, providing various levels of flexibility while also ensuring that associates have opportunities to connect in-person. Unless in a designated virtual-eligible role and specified as primarily virtual by the hiring manager, associates are required to work at an Elevance Health location at least once per week, and potentially several times per week. Specific requirements and expectations for time onsite will be discussed as part of the hiring process. Candidates must reside within 50 miles or 1-hour commute each way of a relevant Elevance Health location.
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.
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