Anthem Nurse Practitioner (Disease Management) Las Vegas, NV # PS5286 in Las Vegas, Nevada
Nurse Practitioner (Disease Management) Las Vegas, NV # PS5286
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Requisition #: PS5286
Post Date: Jun 26, 2018
Your Talent. Our Vision. At CareMore, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies specializing in providing senior Americans a complete and pro-active health care experience, it’s a powerful combination. It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.
The Nurse Practitioner is responsible for managing patient care and treatment in collaboration with the physician. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Performs health assessments and preventative health measures within prescribed guidelines and physician instructions.
Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs. Discusses case with physician. Formulates and documents care plan.
Prescribes medication or other forms of treatment.
Participates in On-Call program which may include after-hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations.
Masters Degree in Nursing Required
Current unrestricted RN license and NP license in applicable state required.
Minimum of 1 year of related experience with clinical emphasis for nurse practitioner; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
National Board Certification within 1 year and if applicable in your governing state.
2-5 years of experience working in acute care settings such as: ICU, CCU, telemetry, medsurgical is highly preferred.
Prescribing authority/DEA licensure in good standing as required in the state in which you are applying preferred.
Spanish speaking highly preferred
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, bend, kneel and occasionally lift patients.
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