Nurse Practitioner, Part-time After Hours Telephonic Team – Telecommute in RI or CT

By | October 8, 2022

Job Responsibilities : Nurse Practitioner, Part-time After Hours Telephonic Team – Telecommute in RI or CT

Salary : $161600 per year

Company : (part of UnitedHealth Group)

Location : Remote US

$40000 Student Loan Repayment or $30000 Sign-on Bonus for external candidates

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We are searching for an experienced nationally certified Nurse Practitioner to join our team. In this home-based role you would provide telephonic on call coverage for Nurse Practitioners who provide care for aging residents in various settings. This excellent opportunity affords an autonomous role bringing enormous satisfaction in the care and comfort of our aging population.

The Senior Community Care (SCC) On Call Nurse Practitioner is responsible for providing care to members during evening night and weekend hours primarily telephonically. We provide clear holiday scheduling at the beginning of the year for advanced planning. The on-call NP is responsible for the delivery of medical care services to a pre-designated group of enrollees in the Rhode Island or Connecticut areas.

This is a Part-Time work from home position requiring various shift coverage. Our After Hours Telephonic Team can work any time between Mon-Thur 5pm-9am EST and Fri 5:00pm to Monday 9:00am EST (various hours). This position also requires 12-hour weekend shifts varying day and night shifts – OVER NIGHT and holidays are required. Clear holiday scheduling at the beginning of the year for advanced planning. This is a fast paced high acuity position and you must be awake through your entire shift.

If you are licensed and located within Rhode Island or Connecticut you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Telephonic on call from home for very busy on call team. You must be awake the entire shift
  • Holiday call and must be available to work every other weekend
  • Work closely with a tight knit group peer with support from clinical leadership
  • Opportunities to present unique clinical cases to National Leadership

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Current unrestricted license in in the states of CT or RI and ability to obtain in other required locations
  • Nurse Practitioner national certification as ANP FNP or GNP
  • Ability to obtain DEA licensure / Prescriptive Authority
  • 3+ years of experience as a NP
  • Experience working in a nursing home or with seniors in an acute care facility
  • Clinical background in adult family or geriatrics
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group 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. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation

To protect the health and safety of our workforce patients and communities we serve UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination including boosters as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

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Connecticut Residents Only: The salary range for Connecticut residents is $90500 to $161600. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education work experience certifications etc. In addition to your salary UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as a comprehensive benefits package incentive and recognition programs equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

**PLEASE NOTE** The Sign-On Bonus and/or Student Loan Repayment Plan Option is available to external candidates. Candidates who are currently working for a UnitedHealth Group UnitedHealthcare or a related entity in a full time part time or per diem basis (“Internal Candidates”) are not eligible to receive a Sign-On Bonus or Student Loan Repayment Plan Option unless they have not previously participated in this program.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex age national origin protected veteran status disability status sexual orientation gender identity or expression marital status genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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