Chronic Care Nurse Practitioner

MJ Morgan Group - Baltimore, MD

Currently seeking Chronic Care Nurse Practitioner to fill a NP role with a chronic care patient centered medical center in Baltimore, MD. The ideal candidate will hold a degree from an accredited school of nursing, have a valid Nurse Practitioner (NP) license and experience with patients who have multiple chronic medical conditions.

Responsibilities of the Chronic Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Focus on the management and improvement of health for patients with multiple chronic medical conditions.
  • Perform physical examinations and preventive health measures within prescribed guidelines and instructions of the Physician.
  • Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient’s clinical problems and health care needs.
  • Record physical findings and formulate a plan and prognosis based on the patient’s condition.
  • Develop strong transitional care plans and keep track of paneled patients along the whole continuum of care.
  • Perform other nursing duties as required consistent with chronic care and disease management services provided to patients.

Requirements of the Chronic Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Degree from an accredited school of nursing
  • Licensed Nurse Practitioner in the state of Maryland.
  • Experience with patients who have multiple chronic medical conditions, i.e. CHF, COPD/Asthma, HTN, Diabetes, Chronic Renal Failure, etc
  • Knowledge of managed care and insurance processes, preferred
  • Comfortable with and the ability to treat the acutely ill in an outpatient setting offering IV hydration, IV antibiotics, wound care and other services with the collaboration of a supervising physician
  • Experience with the management of Medicare, Medicaid and commercial populations
  • Current AANPCP, BLS and ACLS Certification

Posted On: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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