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Posted: Monday, October 16, 2017 10:05 AM

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Cedar Ridge Group

Modesto, CA

Positions Available

Full Time, Contract

Salary Information

65.00 to 75.00 hour

Contact Information

Cheryl Moseley

(641) 529-2562 (Phone)

cheryl@cedarridgegroup.com

In this role, you will conduct in-home health assessments on a panel of enrolled Medicare Advantage members within a geographic area of responsibility. While the average visit is 45-60 minutes, the nature of the home visit will vary and visit frequency will based on the member’s acuity level (i.e., weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, etc.).

Primary Responsibilities:

Conduct in-home assessments on health plan members. The In-Home Assessment includes:

Past medical history
Review of symptoms
Physical examination
Medication review
Cognitive/Depression screenings
Provide patient education, emphasizing importance of consistent monitoring of health needs, and recommending community resources
Facilitate patient empowerment and quality of life by promoting educated, independent patient choice on all aspects of care
Responsible for checking vitals, BMI, conducting a physical exam that includes urine dipstick, and foot exam (as appropriate)
Identify diagnoses to be used in care management and active medical management in the furtherance of treatment
Formulate a list of current and past medical conditions using clinical knowledge and judgment and the findings of your assessment
Communicate findings in your assessment that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care
Educate members on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance
Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI)

Requirements:

Must have active Nurse Practitioner state license
Must have active Nurse Practitioner Board Certification
Must have CPR Certification
Must have valid state driver license and automobile insurance
Knowledge of clinical standards of care
Minimum of 1 year of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in gerontology, adult care
Home care or home visit experience
Excellent administrative, organizational and verbal skills
Effective communication skills with seniors
Computer literate and able navigate the internet
Ability to work independently
Detail oriented
Dependable and reliable

• Location: Modesto

• Post ID: 20019378 modesto
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