• Nurse Practitioner

    Posted Date 7 days ago(8/7/2018 11:26 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-5192
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Clinical Staff
    Type
    Full Time Regular
  • Overview

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    Delivering quality and convenient healthcare requires a passion for understanding members’ needs and subsequently assisting them in taking preventative measures to mitigate current or future health risks. Matrix Medical Network thrives on that passion. Matrix Medical Network serves our Clients and their Health Plans by providing their members a deeper level of understanding of their needs through affordable access to preventive care. Our organization is founded on the principles associated with changing lives by delivering quality healthcare across the nation where people live and work.

     

    We offer innovative, convenient in-home visits, chronic care management, post-acute transition of care, mobile clinical testing, and affordable access to preventive care. Using a patient-centered approach, our clinicians seek to understand the current state of the members’ health and support them in setting mutual, realistic goals.

     

    As a Nurse Practitioner, in an ever-growing organization, you will be presented the opportunity to provide comprehensive care and clinical assessments to members of varying ages and to utilize your specific skill set to offer awareness, education and preventive health tests. Prevention begins with early detection, and our state-of-the-art equipment and highly trained health professionals provide Matrix with the ability to redefine accessible healthcare.

     

    Our mobile clinical units and the collaborative contributions of our Clinicians and their Support Services Teams are the vehicle that makes us leaders in the healthcare arena. You will be part of a team that shares an unyielding commitment to improve the quality and accessibility of healthcare.

     

    Come help us navigate and develop the future of healthcare!

     

    Responsibilities

    Nurse Practitioner - Temporary Position

     

    Immediate need for a Full time position Nurse Practitioner who is competent in performing risk stratification assessments for major insurance companies within the Commercial, Medicare, and Medicaid populations.   

     

    The NP will be working on a mobile unit covering areas throughout the State of CA. 

    Paid training is provided to assist in targeting long term chronic diseases such as congestive heart failure, COPD, diabetes, PAD, neuropathy, etc., in accordance with HCC, HEDIS, STARS and quality measures in a mobile clinic setting. A variety of point of care testing such as labs, ultrasound, spirometry, ABI and EKG are immediately available to validate old conditions or diagnose new conditions affecting the long term health of our patients. These test are performed under the supervision of the Medical Director, and in conjunction with a team of cardiovascular technologists and medical assistants on the mobile unit.

    Desired characteristics:

    • Great bedside manner
    • Flexibility
    • Knowledge of basic medical terminology
    • Licensed in the applicable state
    • Criminal background check required
    • Strong computer, EMR, and typing skills
    • Strong time management skills
    • Strong ability to work in a fast-paced and changing environment

    Qualifications

    Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred
    • Master’s Degree required OR required commensurate experience and satisfactory completion of NP licensure

     

    Licensing/Certification:

    • Current RN (if required) and NP licensure in state of practice
    • Board certification by American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), or American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACCN) as an Acute Care, Adult, Adult-Gerontology, Family, or Geriatric, or other approved specialty
    • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, which may include Adult, Child, and Infant Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
    • General knowledge of HCC measures and International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10) codes a plus

     

    Required Skills and Abilities:

    • One (1) to three (3) years of clinical working experience as a Nurse Practitioner in geriatric, adult or family practice setting.  

    Travel RequirementsTravel is required in state of practice and overnight in-state travel may be required

     

    Work Environment:

    This position will work in a variety of settings, e.g. office, home settings, skilled facilities, etc. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to variable temperatures, fumes or airborne particles, blood and other body fluids.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.  The time will be split between administrative and clinical duties based on the needs of Matrix Medical Network. 

     Requires prolonged sitting.

    • Requires bending, stooping, twisting, kneeling, crouching, crawling and/or stretching from seated or standing positions.
    • Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate medical equipment, frequently operates a keyboard, telephone, copier, calculator and other office equipment.
    • Manual dexterity and coordination necessary to operated office equipment, telephone, keyboard, copier and calculator.
    • Requires close vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust visual focus, hearing and smelling. 
    • Must be able to communicate information via telephone or computer.
    • Requires moderate to intense concentration due to complexity.
    • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
    • Must be able to observe “Universal Precautions” for blood-borne pathogens and body fluids.

     The preceding functions may not be comprehensive in scope regarding work performed by an employee assigned to this position classification.  Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of this position.  Management also reserves the right to make reasonable accommodations so that a qualified employee(s) can perform the essential functions of the position.

      

    Matrix Medical Network is Proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

     

     

    "Matrix Medical Network is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.”

     

     

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