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Quality Risk Adjustment (QRA) Nurse Practitioner - WellMed - Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    880605

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm)  

 

The Quality Risk Adjustment (QRA) Nurse Practitioner in the Practice Support Unit works in the contracted primary care markets to support quality risk adjustment coding and screening needs. Patients may be seen in a clinic, long term care facility or in the patient's home as part of a collaborative team that may include, but is not limited to, Family Practice and/or Internal Medicine Physicians, RN Case Managers, and clinic staff. The purpose of this collaborative team is to provide a comprehensive, coordinated model of care to a mostly Medicare-aged population in either the outpatient and/or inpatient setting. The nurse practitioner may assist with new PCP onboarding and training to the QRA medical model as well as provide insight into trending the support needs of the practice thereafter. The NP performance will be tracked and comparatively reported using metrics related to the strategic direction and operational needs of the organization. 

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The NP is expected to be able to provide care consistent with their licensure and/or certification
  • Diagnoses and treats both acute and chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, kidney disease and other chronic medical conditions.  The NP will also treat acute conditions such as minor injuries and other acute medical conditions such as infections or exacerbations of chronic diseases
  • Orders and interprets diagnostic lab work, x-rays, EKG
  • Prescribes medications and other modalities of treatment as needed to treat those conditions listed above
  • Counsels patients on various disease conditions they may be treating to ensure that the patient is educated to their disease process, treatment, and expected outcomes
  • Works as an integral part of a comprehensive and collaborative team in order to provide quality evidenced-based care to our patients
  • Identify barriers to accessing care and medication adherence and utilize available resources to assist patient compliance 
  • Participate in wellness launches and community events 
  • Provide coverage in WellMed owned primary care clinics when necessary 
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned
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.

 

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Posted: 2020-06-29 Expires: 2020-07-29

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