Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care, Nurse Practitioner - Family Nurse Practitioner Baton Rouge, LA
About the client
Our client provides technology-enabled, integrated, and coordinated care delivery services that improve outcomes and reduce costs for patients with severe behavioral health diagnoses and co-morbid, chronic physical conditions.
Our client is looking for Nurse Practitioners that can provide real time monitoring for our patients with remote monitoring devices, perform primary care and urgent visits via our telehealth platform, and potential COVID testing for our patients.
Triage, diagnose, and treat patients at home or via our virtual care platform
Determine need for non-urgent and urgent visits in the patient’s home or virtually to avoid unnecessary ED visits and hospital admissions
Coordinate with other physicians across the continuum of care, including PCP, hospitalist, and SNF providers to smooth transitions and prevent readmissions
Participate in the on-call provider schedule to provide coverage for our 24/7 patient hotline as defined by clinical processes and procedures. This will require after hours and weekend availability via phone on a recurring basis.
Experience in providing urgent and emergent care, managing complex, polychronic patients
Demonstrated expertise in caring for patients with high acuity and high probability for a rapid change in condition to effectively screen, monitor and treat a patient in their home
Excellent written, computer, and oral communication skills
Ideal candidate has a minimum of 5 years experience as a provider
Ideal candidate has LA Advanced Nursing License
A valid driver’s license and auto liability insurance
Willingness to travel when necessary, responsibilities are mainly performed virtually
MedicalSpecialty: Home Health Primary Care
PhysicalSetting: Outpatient Telehealth
Schedule: Monday to Friday ~20 Hours per Week
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