Hybrid Family Nurse Practitioner | Louisiana
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.

Responsibilities 

  • 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

  • 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

Competencies

  • 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

Additional Details

Medical Specialty: Home Health Primary Care

Physical Setting: Outpatient Telehealth

Schedule: Monday to Friday ~20 Hours per Week


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