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NP LTC

Job Code: 1138738
Job Location:  Jersey City, NJ
Category: Homehealth - NP
Posting Company: Sunbelt Staffing
Last Updated: 12/03/2018
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Accepting applications for a qualified and independent Nurse Practitioner for Long Term Care in Jersey City, NJ. This is a 13 week assignment with possible opportunity to extend. 

Job Description:

  1. See patients with Optum insurance in 3-4 nursing homes in the area
  2. Manage patient acuity in nursing homes, potentially to their own home if patient is released
  3. Manage the care of residents in collaboration with PCP, create treatment plans, prescribe medications
  4. Complete Medicare Advantage Assessments and Review Part B and Part A skilling events.
  5. As an CPM Nurse Practitioner you will provide care to your caseload of patients. You will be responsible for the delivery of medical care services to a pre-designated group of enrollees

Qualifications:

  1. Active, unencumbered license to practice nursing in the assigned state 
  2. Nurse Practitioner Certification from either the ANCC, AANP or AACN as Adult, Geriatric, Family or Acute Care NP 
  3. 1+ year of clinical experience in highest level of education OR 3+ years of experience as a Registered Nurse. Prior experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a long term care setting or community setting for a minimum of one year preferred. 
  4. Access to reliable transportation that will enable you to travel to client and/or patient sites within a designated area 
  5. Ability to obtain DEA licensure/prescriptive authority post-hire in states where applicable 
  6. Ability to spend at least 1 hour with a member in their home, which may be in understaffed or remote areas, in the presence of pets or individuals who are tobacco users 
  7. Ability to lift a 30 pound bag in and out of car and to navigate stairs and a variety of dwelling conditions and configurations 

Shift Start/End Time:

  1. Business hours 8-5 M-F

To apply and learn more about this chance and others, please contact:
Carly Timmons-National Healthcare Consultant
813-792-3427 carly.timmons@sunbeltstaffing.com 


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