This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.
Responsible for providing for the health care needs of patients in collaboration with the physician, through advanced assessment and identification of health states including abnormal conditions, diagnosing, treatment and evaluation. Performs care in a specialty area such as cardiology, pulmonology, etc. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Utilizes evidence-based clinical practice standards to provide direct clinical services for patients within prescribed guidelines and physician instructions. Acts independently to perform individual assessments, diagnostic functions, specialized risk assessments, and make critical decisions regarding a wide variety of health situations, including high risk and crisis situations. Acquires patient health histories and evaluates patient, performing physical examinations. Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to identify and assess patients clinical problems and health care needs. Discusses case with physician. Formulates and documents care plan. Prescribes medication or other forms of treatment. Participates in On-Call program which may include after-hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations.
Requires an MS in Nursing; 3 year of related experience with clinical emphasis for nurse practitioner; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Current unrestricted RN license and NP license in applicable state required.
National Board Certification within 1 year and if applicable in your governing state.
Prescribing authority/DEA licensure in good standing as required in the state in which you are applying preferred.
NPI billing number
Medicare Part D Prescriber
Psychiatric Certification preferred but not required.
Must be flexible with traveling between care centers to meet clinical needs.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, bend, kneel and occasionally lift patients.
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Title: Nurse Practitioner (Mental Health) LA/OC New Grads Welcome!
Other Locations: CA-Los Angeles, CA-Anaheim, CA-West Covina, CA-Long Beach
Requisition ID: 123059 1931a4f1f0b9403c9313a9ce56d405a5
We recently changed our name from WellPoint to Anthem, Inc., the name people know us by best. As our companies continue to take a more active role in helping people access the right health care and programs, going by a name that people know and trust is important.
Anthem, Inc. is one of the nation's leading health benefits insurer and a Fortune Top 50 company. At Anthem, Inc., we are working to transform health care with trusted and caring solutions and meaningfully advance affordability and better health outcomes for our health plan members. Nearly 69 million people are served by our affiliated companies including more than 37 million enrolled in our family of health plans.
- One in nine Americans receives coverage for their medical care through Anthem's affiliated plans.
- We offer a broad range of medical and specialty products.
Bring your expertise to our innovative, achievement-driven culture, and you will discover lasting rewards and the opportunity to help drive the future of health care.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2014 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our co