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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

19901

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Part Time

Nurse Practitioner, Part Time - Telephonic On - Call - Long Term Care - Telecommute in DE or PA

UHG - Dover, Delaware

Posted: 08/24/2018

Improve Your Quality of Life While Helping Seniors!     Work from home a combination of: Weekdays: 5 pm - 8 am Every other weekend form 8 am - 8 pm & 8 pm - 8 am weekend & holidays (Saturdays and Sundays) - OVER NIGHT (must be awake) PLUS rotating holidays Must have an NP License in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, D.C. or Virginia   Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day.   If you want more meaning in your career - as a clinician or a business professional - take this opportunity and apply. It's the first step in a new career that will enable you to do your life's best work.(sm)   We are searching for an experienced, nationally certified Nurse Practitioner to join our team. In this home-based role, you would provide telephonic on call coverage for Nurse Practitioners who provide care for aging residents in various settings. This excellent opportunity affords an autonomous role bringing enormous satisfaction in the care and comfort of our aging population.   The CCM On Call Nurse Practitioner is responsible for providing care to members during  evening, night, and weekend hours, primarily telephonically. The on call NP is responsible for the delivery of medical care services to a pre-designated group of enrollees in Delaware and Pennsylvania.   If you are located in Delaware or Pennsylvania, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.   Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Telephonic on call from home per diem for very busy on call team. You must be awake the entire shift! 
  • Intermittent weekend and holiday call. Must be available to work every other weekend

Required Qualifications:

  • Current, unrestricted NP license in Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, or D.C.
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure / Prescriptive Authority
  • 2+ years of experience as a NP
  • Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP, FNP, or GNP  
  • Master's Degree as a Nurse Practitioner
  • A clinical background in adult, family or geriatrics
  • Experience working in a nursing home, or with seniors in other settings

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)

 

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.


 

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.

 

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