APRN Medicare Annual Assessments W2 POSITION Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield, CA, US
Dec 15, 2018
Jan 15, 2019
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Job Description

Seeking Nurse Practitioners to conduct home visits to complete annual health assessments on a member to capture a comprehensive picture of the patient's health status, including the supporting evidence for all medical conditions.


  • $140 paid per completed visit
  • W2
  • Mileage reimbursement (IRS maximum allowance after 40 miles daily)
  • Paid liability insurance
  • Tablet, medical supplies and bag, ID badge provided
  • Paid training
  • Bi-weekly pay with direct deposit available
  • 25 hours monthly commitment (minimum)
  • Participate in 401k program


  • Responsible for annual health assessment of high-risk patients that captures a comprehensive picture of the patient's medical condition
  • Enhances communication and collaborative relationships with multidisciplinary healthcare team members
  • Screen patients for potential participation in company care management program
  • Acts as a patient advocate protecting privacy and confidentiality issues
  • Provides patient education, emphasizing importance of consistent monitoring of health needs, and recommending community resources
  • Facilitates patient empowerment and quality of life by promoting educated, independent patient choice on all aspects of care
  • Identifies opportunities for health promotion and illness prevention
  • Demonstrates accountability for own professional practice by participating in educational programs that increase clinical knowledge base and skill set
  • Complete all documentation within 48 hours from visit
  • Communicate clearly and timely with Team Manager when a clinical escalation is found. Document clinical escalations appropriately


  • Advanced practice degree and current licensure in the state where services are being provided
  • Board certification preferred, although required in specific states
  • Current NPI number
  • Strong computer skills - familiar with Microsoft Office
  • Strong professional level of knowledge and comprehensive clinical assessment skills in the adult population and chronic disease management
  • BLS Provider Certification
  • Maintains current CPR certification

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