Advanced Practice Clinician, Primary Care (Must Be Able to Conduct Home Visits in Wake County)

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina US

Notice

This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 3820

Position Title: Advanced Practice Clinician, Primary Care

External Description:

Alignment Healthcare was founded with a mission to revolutionize health care with a serving heart culture. Through its unique integrated care delivery models, deep physician partnerships and use of proprietary technologies, Alignment is committed to transforming health care one person at a time.  

By becoming a part of the Alignment Healthcare team, you will provide members with the quality of care they truly need and deserve. We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We have built a team of talented and experienced people who are passionate about transforming the lives of the seniors we serve. In this fast-growing company, you will find ample room for growth and innovation alongside the Alignment community. 

Position Summary: 

The Advanced Practice Clinician-Primary Care will manage a growing panel of Medicare patients. They will be responsible for routine primary care, including in clinic, at patient’s home and conducting telemedicine visits. They will work with case managers, social worker extenders, other members from various clinical teams, and their supervising physician to provide high quality multidisciplinary care.  They will have access to advanced technology, including a robust health plan portal, Epic EMR, and a proprietary decision support tool that synthesizes data from a variety of sources into actionable alerts that drive care.

General Duties/Responsibilities (May include but are not limited to):

  • Provides primary care for Medicare members in the patient’s home and telephonically
  • Performs initial history and physical examinations and “Jump Start” assessments
  • Orders, administers, and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests. Performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as administering IV, wound care, etc. Administers vaccinations.
  • Communicates test results to patients and families.
  • Develops care plans and ensures all patients have advanced care planning. Educates patients on various health related topics, such as disease management, medications, healthy lifestyle, end of life care, etc.
  • Maintains a customer-driven passion for excellence and commitment to innovation and implementation of ideas that improve the healthcare of the patient population. 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

NONE

Minimum Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Minimum Experience:
  • Computer literacy/EMR proficiency
  • At least one (1) year prior clinical experience
  1. Education/Licensure:
  • Active state license as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
  • Active Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Board Certification
  • Medicare Part D Prescriber
  • Valid driver license and current automobile insurance
  • NP (Nurse Practitioner):
  • Active RN License (Must, upon hire)
  • Active NP License (Must, upon hire)
  • Furnishing number (Must, upon hire)
  • NPI Number (Must, upon start)
  • DEA Number (Must, within 6 months of start)
  • Board Certification: AANP, ANCC (Must, within 6 months of start)
  • Valid BLS (Basic Life Support) (Must, upon start)
  • Valid ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Preferred)
  • PA (Physician Assistant):
  • Active PA License (Must, upon hire)
  • NPI Number (Must, upon start)
  • DEA Number (Must, within 6 months of start)
  • Board Certification: NCCPA (Must, within 6 months of start)
  • Valid BLS (Basic Life Support) (Must, upon start)
  • Valid ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Preferred)
  1. Other:
  • Knowledge of current clinical standards of care
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience in care of older adult (geriatric) patients preferred
  • Home care experience preferred
  • Excellent administrative, organizational, and verbal skills preferred
  • Effective communication skills especially with older adults preferred
  • Previous EPIC experience preferred but not required preferred 
  1. Work Environment 
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Physical Functions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee regularly is required to stand, walk, sit, use hand to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee frequently lifts and/or moves up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.

City: Raleigh

State: North Carolina

Location City: Raleigh

Location State: North Carolina

Community / Marketing Title: Advanced Practice Clinician, Primary Care (Must Be Able to Conduct Home Visits in Wake County)

Company Profile:

Alignment Health was founded with a mission to revolutionize health care with a serving heart culture. Through its unique integrated care delivery models, deep physician partnerships and use of proprietary technologies, Alignment is committed to transforming health care one person at a time.

By becoming a part of the Alignment Health team, you will provide members with the quality of care they truly need and deserve. We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We have built a team of talented and experienced people who are passionate about transforming the lives of the seniors we serve. In this fast-growing company, you will find ample room for growth and innovation alongside the Alignment community.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Alignment requires all new hires to follow local and/or state requirements regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and booster.  If applicable, proof of vaccination and booster will be required as a condition of employment subject to legal exemptions.  This policy, which Alignment reserves the right to modify, is part of Alignment’s ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of its staff and community and to support public health efforts.

Alignment Healthcare, LLC is proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. We are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disable/Protected Veteran.

If you require any reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in completing the online application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please contact [email protected].

*DISCLAIMER: Please beware of recruitment phishing scams affecting Alignment Health and other employers where individuals receive fraudulent employment-related offers in exchange for money or other sensitive personal information. Please be advised that Alignment Health and its subsidiaries will never ask you for a credit card, send you a check, or ask you for any type of payment as part of consideration for employment with our company. If you feel that you have been the victim of a scam such as this, please report the incident to the Federal Trade Commission at https://reportfraud.ftc.gov/#/. If you would like to verify the legitimacy of an email sent by or on behalf of Alignment Health’s talent acquisition team, please email [email protected].