Full Job Description
Become a part of our caring community and help us put health first
Job Description Summary
Humana’s Primary Care Organization (PCO) is the largest and fastest growing value-based care, senior-focused primary care networks in the country, The Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) works in our team-based care environment. We are a value-based care provider focused on quality of care for the patients we serve. Our care team consists of Doctors, Advanced Practice professionals, Pharm D, Care Coach Nurses, Medical Assistants, Behavioral Health, Specialists, Quality Based Coders, Referral Coordinators and more. Our approach allows us to provide an unmatched experience for seniors. Our model is positioned to provide higher quality care and better outcomes for seniors by providing a concierge experience, multidisciplinary services, coordinated care supported by analytics and tools, and deep community relationships. This robust support allows our NP or PA to see fewer patients and spend more time with those they do.
This float position will be located at a center in our Corpus Christi, TX market. The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant provides health promotion and maintenance through the diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic conditions. Prescribes medication, examines patients, diagnoses illnesses, and provides treatment. Advises executives to develop functional strategies (often segment specific) on matters of significance. Exercises independent judgment and decision making on complex issues regarding job duties and related tasks, and works under minimal supervision, Uses independent judgment requiring analysis of variable factors and determining the best course of action.
Use your skills to make an impact
- a Bachelor’s degree
- Masters in Science of Nursing – NP or PA
- Active, unrestricted NP or PA license in Texas
- 1 or more years of adult medicine experience as an NP or PA
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Demonstrate a high level of skill with interpersonal relationships and communications with colleagues/patients
- Fully engaged in the concept of “Integrated team-based care” model
- Willingness and ability to learn/adapt to practice in a value-based care setting
- Superior patient/customer service
- Bilingual (English and Spanish) is a plus
- Knowledge of HEDIS measures and quality indicators
- Experience managing Medicare Advantage panel of patients with understanding of Best Practice in coordinated care environment in a value-based relationship environment
Scheduled Weekly Hours
About Conviva: Conviva Care Centers provides proactive, preventive care to seniors, including wellness visits, physical exams, chronic condition management, screenings, minor injury treatment and more. As part of Humana’s Primary Care Organization, which includes CenterWell Senior Primary Care, Conviva’s innovative, value-based approach means each patient gets the best care, when needed most, and for the lowest cost. We go beyond physical health – addressing the social, emotional, behavioral and financial needs that can impact our patients’ well-being.
About Humana: Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is committed to putting health first – for our teammates, our customers, and our company. Through our Humana insurance services, and our CenterWell healthcare services, we make it easier for the millions of people we serve to achieve their best health – delivering the care and service they need, when they need it. These efforts are leading to a better quality of life for people with Medicare, Medicaid, families, individuals, military service personnel, and communities at large.
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