Field Adv Practice Provider
Posted on: June 6, 2021
SHIFT: Day Job
Your Talent. Our Vision. At Aspire, a proud member of the Anthem,
Inc. family of companies, its a powerful combination. Its the
foundation upon which were creating greater access to care for our
members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our
communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of
Aspire is a proven care delivery model for the highest-risk. We
are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate
about transforming American healthcare delivery. We build and lead
integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most
complex patients. We strive for excellence and have achieved
significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care,
clinical outcomes, and experience. As an Anthem subsidiary, we
benefit from the scale and resources one of Americas largest
managed healthcare organizations.
Our Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants play a vital
role at Aspire and this is an ideal choice for the individual who
has the passion, devotion, and desire to impact the lives of the
patients and families we serve in palliative care. Our NPs and PAs
collaborate with our Lead Physicians, the patients other physicians
and providers, and their family members to develop complex plans of
care in accordance with the patients health status and overall
goals and values. Aspire has a network of support in our Patient
Care Center, which enables us to provide a comprehensive network of
clinical and non-clinical support to you. In addition, our NPs and
PAs take part in weekly interdisciplinary team meetings, call
schedules and scheduled in-service and education sessions.
Location: This position requires travel within the Oakland,
Schedule: Monday Friday, 8am 5pm.
What youll be doing:
- Youll be providing the Aspire services in home settings,
traveling within your designated territory to provide excellent
care to a small number of patients daily.
- This means you will develop and implement clinical plans of
care for adult patients facing chronic and complex conditions
(e.g., co-morbid medical and mental health diagnoses, limited
personal resources, chronic medical conditions.) You will gather
history and physical exam and diagnostics as needed, and then
develop and implement treatment plans given the patients goals of
care and current conditions.
- An important element of the role is the ability to meet the
patients and familys physical and psychosocial needs with support
and input from the Aspire inter-disciplinary team.
- Our NP/PAs educate patients and families about medication
usage, side effects, illness progression, diet and nutrition,
medical adherence and crisis anticipation and prevention.
- Each day, you will be in contact with other Aspire clinical
team members, patients other physicians and patients other medical
providers to coordinate optimal care and resources for the patient
and his or her family in a timely basis and consistent with state
regulations and Aspire Health standards and policy.
- Youll be supported along the way by our Patient Care Center,
which provides another layer of interaction with the patient and
patient families, and provides our NPs and PAs clinical and
non-clinical administrative support.
- Each day, youll maintain patient medical records and medical
documentation consistent with state regulations and Aspire Health
standards and policy through our EMR system.
- Participate in continuing education as required by the state
where you reside.
- Prescribe medication as permitted by your state prescribing
- Other related duties as deemed necessary.
- Family or Adult Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with
appropriate certification and licensure in the state of California
- 2 years of clinical experience in home-based services, complex
cases, and hospice and/or palliative care is preferred; some
bedside hospital, oncology, ER or ICU experience is highly
- Possession of DEA registration or eligibility required.
- Must reside in Oakland, CA or be within a reasonable commuting
- Reliable automobile, valid drivers license and minimum state
required liability auto insurance.
- Mileage is reimbursed as you travel in your personal vehicle to
scheduled appointments daily.
- Experience working with EMR (Electronic Medical Records)
systems is preferred
- Excellent oral and written communication skills to ensure that
each of your interactions with patients, family caregivers,
clinicians, and team members is effective and meaningful.
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that
include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and
incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining
agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability
benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance,
wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of Americas Most Admired
Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been
named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more
about our company and apply, please visit us at
careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity
Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of
services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural
competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem
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