Nurse Practitioner-Gerontology in Washington

  • VISTA Staffing Solutions
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • Oct 11, 2018
Full time Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

VISTA's Permanent Search Division is working with a medical group that provides medical care to patients in Skilled Nursing and Long-term care facilities. We are seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner with a passion for geriatric care to work in Seattle, WA! A few details:

* Manage a panel of patients within a designated Skilled-Nursing or Long-term care facility
* Work closely with the patients, facility staff, Medical Director, patient's families and legal representatives, and other collaborating physicians/providers of the patient's care team in managing patient care
* Perform admission H&Ps, diagnose, pain management, prescribe, conduct regular interval and medically necessary visits, manage the patient's plan of care, follow-up with patient's family
* You may also be involved in the development and/or implementation of medical management policy, clinical protocols, and quality management programs
* Very flexible daytime schedule; Participate in telephonic on-call rotation
* Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience, desired
* New grads with 7 years SNF/LTC/GER RN experience considered
* Knowledge of long-term care, community resources and cost-effective alternatives regarding patient care delivery systems
* Knowledge of CPT and HCPC codes is helpful
* Awareness of Medicaid/Medicare contracts and benefit systems is helpful
* Full spectrum of benefits! Salary to be discussed directly with facility

To learn more, please contact a VISTA recruiter today!