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Nurse Practitioner - Gulfport, Mississippi

Company: Sage Health
Location: Gulfport
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -NURSE PRACTITIONER - GULPORT, MISSISSIPPI - - -POSITION SUMMARY -Our Care Teams include a physician, nurse practitioner, care coordinator, medical assistant, and support from a nurse care manager. Nurse Practitioners are integral members of our Care Teams as they provide longitudinal care and build meaningful patient relationships; this creates trust and helps our patients understand and feel connected to their care plan. -Together this team is responsible for providing and coordinating care for an intimate panel of patients in our neighborhoods. As a key member of Sage Health care team, you will perform annual health assessments, complete post discharge visits and deliver cost-effective, quality care to assigned patients both in our centers and patients' homes. - - -PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES -

  • -Evaluate and treat center patients in accordance with standards of care -
  • Care coordination with other providers, specialists, and care facilities -
  • Perform comprehensive in-home assessments for identified patients of the practice and assisting the primary care team in better managing chronic diseases -
  • Complete physical examinations, medication reviews, vital checks, lab draws, wound care and depression screenings -
  • Communicate assessment findings that will be used to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care -
  • Will have support of Medical Assistants while seeing patients to allow more time for direct patient care -
  • Highly relationship oriented and ability to passionately serve the aging and elderly population -
  • Educate patients on topics such as disease process, medication, and compliance -
  • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information - - -QUALIFICATIONS -
    • -Must have or be eligible to have a current and unrestricted NP or PA license -
    • Experience with risk adjustments and/or home assessments -
    • Understands HCC (Hierarchical Condition Categories) documentation, ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases-10) Coding, and Health Risk Assessments (HRAs) -
    • Embrace teamwork and the opportunity to collaborate with talented colleagues -
    • Certificate of completion from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program or Physician Assistant Program -
    • Current DEA certificate required prior to start date -
    • BLS certification -
    • At least two-year experience practicing as an N.P. or P.A. -
    • Two years of experience in Primary Care or Adult/geriatrics - - Physical Requirements Primary Duty Percent of Time Performing Duty Visual Acuity YES 75-100% Hearing YES 75-100% Standing YES 75-100% Walking YES 75-100% Lifting/Pulling/Pushing YES 75-100% Sitting NO 0-24% Reports To: Medical DirectorSage Health will adhere to all federal, state, and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance.ABOUT SAGE HEALTHWe believe all seniors regardless of means deserve concierge primary care & wellness, without the concierge fees. They've earned it. -Sage Health builds enriching neighborhood health centers that are easy to access, provide or arrange for all our patients' healthcare needs, and partners with Medicare Advantage plans that fully cover primary care. Unlike other physician practices, a Sage Health physician has a patient panel of 400 or less, and we collaborate with the best outcomes-oriented specialists and hospitals in each market. Because we are not a fee-for-service provider and manage patients within a global capitation budget provided by Medicare Advantage plans, our only concern and motivation is to keep our seniors healthy. -Sage Health is a destination for the best risk provider talent in the country who are building the new standard-bearing senior model for the United States.

Keywords: Sage Health, Gulf Port , Nurse Practitioner - Gulfport, Mississippi, Healthcare , Gulfport, Mississippi

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