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Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - ProHealth Physicians - New Milford, CT

ProHealth Physicians, a part of OptumCare, is Connecticut’s leading health care delivery organization.  ProHealth is focused on reinventing health care to help keep people healthier and feeling their best. Our family of primary care providers and specialists care for more than 360,000 people statewide. We are privileged to be trusted by our patients with their health and well-being.

Our premier group currently employs 250 Physicians and 150 APCs in the specialties of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, neurology, rhinology, otology, laryngology, facial plastics, gastroenterology, cardiology, sleep medicine, behavioral and developmental pediatrics.
As a part of the OptumCare network, ProHealth Physicians is seeking a primary care provider to join our team in New Milford, CT.  At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally. Start doing your life's best work with the largest care delivery organization in the world. 

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • 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 findings 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 
  • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

Required Qualifications:

  • Board Certified 
  • CT DEA or eligible 
  • Unlimited Licensure (or eligible) in the state of Connecticut
  • 3+ years’ experience as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment

Job Keywords: Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, NP, PA, New Milford, CT, Connecticut

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - ProHealth Physicians - New Milford, CT

New Milford, CT
Full Time

Published on 03/14/2020