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Internal Coverage Nurse Practitioner - ProHealth Physicians - Multiple Locations

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: East Hartford
Posted on: June 14, 2022

Job Description:

If you want to get way ahead in your career, it makes sense to be with an organization that's way ahead of the curve. Formed in 1997, ProHealth Physicians has grown to become Connecticut's leading primary care physician organization. With over 90 locations throughout the state of Connecticut, our family of primary care doctors and specialists care for more than 360,000 people statewide. In fact, ProHealth serves every county and provides roughly ten percent of the primary care delivered to patients in the state. We're leaders in thinking and in serving our communities. - For instance, we're a C.M.S. approved Accountable Care Organization (ACO), covering over 30,000 Medicare patients associated with our community-based primary care providers. We're also nationally recognized as a NCQA Level III Medical Home. That kind of progressive leadership makes us perfect fit for OptumCare and UnitedHealth Group's expanding family of providers. This is a place where you can stay way ahead as you do your life's best work.(sm) -ProHealth Physicians is a physician-led medical group with 85 practice locations throughout Connecticut serving more than 10% of the state's residents. We empower physicians and advanced clinicians to better serve patients through enhanced care processes in support of improved patient outcomes. Formed in 1997, ProHealth Physicians has grown to include more than 350 primary care and specialty clinicians and offers select specialty and diagnostic/therapeutic services. -As a part of the OptumCare network, -ProHealth Physicians -is seeking a primary care -Physician Assistant -to join our team in state of -Conneticut. - -At Optum, we are transforming healthcare nationally while providing Physician-led care locally. Start doing -your life's best work.(sm) -with the largest care delivery organization in the world. - -Primary Responsibilities:

-Ability to travel to various Practice sites for Practice coverage - -Position Highlights:
  • No mandatory call
  • Loan Repayment for eligible providers
  • Flexible scheduling leading to great work/life balance -What makes an OptumCare organization different?
    • We are a physician-led provider group practicing in a value-oriented model
    • Putting physicians at the center of care
    • Driving towards the Quadruple Aim with a focus on quality & innovation
    • Providers are supported to practice at the peak for their license
    • We are influencing change on a national scale while still maintaining the culture and community of our local care organizations - -You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.Required Qualifications:
      • Master's degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant program -
      • Current, unrestricted Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant licensure in CT or ability to obtain
      • Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the ANCC/AANP or certified as a Physician Assistant through the NCCPA
      • Unrestricted DEA license (or willing to obtain prior to start)
      • Ability to travel to various Practices as assigned within -state of Connecticut
      • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance -Preferred Qualifications:
        • 2+ years of experience -of Primary Care
        • Experience as an Internal coverage Provider
        • Experience with ALLSCIPTS EMR -Would you thrive with OptumCare?
          • Do you practice evidence-based medicine?
          • Are you seeking a practice focused on patient-centered quality care, not volume?
          • Are you a team player - comfortable delegating and empowering teams?
          • Are you constantly seeking better ways to do things?
          • Do you want to be part of something better? -To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment. -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: -Internal Coverage Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner, Travel, FNP, Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult - Geri, APRN, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, NP, primary care outpatient medicine, Connecticut, CT -

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, East Hartford , Internal Coverage Nurse Practitioner - ProHealth Physicians - Multiple Locations, Healthcare , East Hartford, Connecticut

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