ID: 23768337
Location: TX - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Wendy Harris    Call: 214-632-5331
Posted: 11/16/2022

Our Nurse Practitioners are responsible for delivering personalized compassionate medical care to our patients. Primary duties include patient health assessments, conducting physicals, prescribing medications, maintaining accurate records, scheduling appointments, administering follow-up appointments, and work collaboratively with care management team to ensure the patient is receiving quality, evidence-based care.

This position is not office-based. Rather, NPs conduct in-home visits in the state they reside. NPs need to attend occasional training/meetings at headquarters outside of their home state.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Deliver evidence-based, timely care in a manner that reduces hospitalizations, maximizes quality of life, and puts patient health and satisfaction first
  • Conducts assessments, to include comprehensive annual wellness exams
  • Prescribe medications, order tests, and collaborate with physicians
  • Collaborate with care management RNs and SWs to ensure consistent highly satisfying patient experience, accurate documentation, and effective care planning
  • Perform effectively, as reflected by improved patient quality outcomes, which will be measured and reported daily

Position Requirements

  • Active and unrestricted Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner license in state of Texas
  • Board certified by ANCC or AANP
  • Current and unrestricted DEA certificate
  • Ability to work without direct in-person supervision and practice autonomously
  • Heavy daily travel; access to transportation, a valid driver's license, and car insurance
  • Must be proficient with medical instruments and equipment required by the work
  • Sound understanding of all federal and state regulations including HIPAA and OSHA
  • 2+ years of NP experience
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred
  • Experience in kidney disease and control of related co-morbidities (HTN, Diabetes, CHF) preferred
  • Experience in end-of-life discussions, palliative care and hospice preferred
  • Experience practicing in managed care, value-based context required
  • Experience conducting annual wellness visits, comprehensive visits and appropriately charting HCCs
  • General knowledge of risk adjustment