Field Advanced Practice Provider
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: April 10, 2021
DescriptionSHIFT: Day JobSCHEDULE: Full-time
ASPIREYour Talent. Our Vision. At Aspire, a proud member of the
Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it's a powerful combination. It's
the foundation upon which we're creating greater access to 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. Aspire is a proven care delivery model for the
highest-risk. We are a team of committed clinicians and business
leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery.
We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to
care for the most complex patients. We strive for excellence and
have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost
of care, clinical outcomes, and experience. As an Anthem
subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources one of
America's largest managed healthcare organizations. Work Location -
This position will cover the North of Grand Rapids, MI territory.
Must live within a reasonable commuting distance.Work Schedule: 8am
- 5pm, Monday - Friday. About the Field Advanced Practice Provider
Role:Our Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants play a vital
role at Aspire - and this is an ideal choice for the individual who
has the passion, devotion, and desire to impact the lives of the
patients and families we serve in palliative care. Our NPs and PA's
collaborate with our Lead Physicians, the patient's other
physicians and providers, and their family members to develop
complex plans of care in accordance with the patient's health
status and overall goals and values. Aspire has a network of
support in our Patient Care Center, which enables us to provide a
comprehensive network of clinical and non-clinical support to you.
In addition, our NPs and PAs take part in weekly interdisciplinary
team meetings, call schedules and scheduled in-service and
education sessions. What you'll be doing:
- You'll be providing the Aspire services in home settings,
traveling within your designated territory to provide excellent
care to a small number of patients daily.
- This means you will develop and implement clinical plans of
care for adult patients facing chronic and complex conditions
(e.g., co-morbid medical and mental health diagnoses, limited
personal resources, chronic medical conditions.) You will gather
history and physical exam and diagnostics as needed, and then
develop and implement treatment plans given the patient's goals of
care and current conditions.
- An important element of the role is the ability to meet the
patient's and family's physical and psychosocial needs with support
and input from the Aspire inter-disciplinary team.
- Our NP/PAs educate patients and families about medication
usage, side effects, illness progression, diet and nutrition,
medical adherence and crisis anticipation and prevention.
- Each day, you will be in contact with other Aspire clinical
team members, patients' other physicians and patients' other
medical providers to coordinate optimal care and resources for the
patient and his or her family - in a timely basis and consistent
with state regulations and Aspire Health standards and policy.
- You'll be supported along the way by our Patient Care Center,
which provides another layer of interaction with the patient and
patient families, and provides our NP's and PA's clinical and
non-clinical administrative support.
- Each day, you'll maintain patient medical records and medical
documentation consistent with state regulations and Aspire Health
standards and policy through our EMR system.
- Participate in continuing education as required by the state
where you reside.
- Prescribe medication as permitted by your state prescribing
- Other related duties as deemed necessary.
- Family or Adult Nurse Practitioner OR Physician Assistant with
appropriate certification and licensure in the state where you
reside is required
- 2+ years of experience in home-based services, complex cases,
and hospice and/or palliative care is preferred; some bedside
hospital, oncology, ER or ICU experience is highly preferred.
- Possession of DEA registration or eligibility required
- CPR certification required
- Reliable automobile, valid driver's license and minimum state
required liability auto insurance. Mileage is reimbursed as you
travel in your personal vehicle to scheduled appointments
- Experience working with EMR (Electronic Medical Records)
systems is preferred.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills to ensure that
each of your interactions with patients, family caregivers,
clinicians, and team members is effective and meaningful.
- Bi-lingual English / Spanish a plus. Anthem, Inc. is ranked as
one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by
Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for
Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply,
please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity
Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of
services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural
competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem
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