Field Based in the state of Arizona: Visiting members/patients in Tucson and Green Valley, AZ.
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The Field Nurse Practitioner is responsible for managing patient care and treatment (in person, telephonically and/or video).
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.
Performs health assessments, preventative health measures, chronic and complex care management within prescribed guidelines and physician collaboration.
Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient’s clinical problems and health care needs.
Collaborate with physician partners.
Formulate and document care plan.
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 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
Satisfactory completion of a Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.
Experience working with the geriatric patient population.
Home health, palliative care, hospice and experience with geriatric population is helpful.