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Nurse Practitioner (NP) For Home Health

Sunbelt has immediate openings for a Home Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) in the Windsor County, VT 05001. Also can be in the surrounding counties of Windham and Rutland. For in-home health assessments Medicare Advantage members within the geographic area.

Required Experience: 

  • At least one year of experience as a Nurse Practitioner is a must 
  • At least 3 years experience in home health as a RN will be considered
  • Experience with geriatric patients is required 

Responsibilities of the Home Health Nurse Practitioner (NP):

  • Conduct in home assessments on health plan members including past medical history, review of symptoms, physical examination, medication review, depression screening, responsible for checking vitals, conducting a physical exam that includes monofilament tests, 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 finding of your assessment
  • Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care
  • Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance

Education and Qualifications of the Home Health Nurse Practitioner (NP):

  • Must have active Nurse Practitioner (NP) state license
  • Nurse Practitioner Certification from either the ANCC/AANP
  • Minimum of one year of clinical experience as a NP is needed 
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post hire in states where applicable
  • Home Health Experience preferred

Employment Type: Full-time or Part-Time, Contract

Work Hours: Flexible – Visits are on average 45-60 minutes; Must commit to a minimum number of visits per week and follow through on this commitment

Nurse Practitioner (NP) For Home Health

Vermont
Full Time

Published on 03/11/2019