Continuity Care Nurse Practitioner - Per Diem

Location: Brockton, MA
Date Posted: 06-06-2018
This position is a hospital-based (but not hospital care limited) Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to care for Managed Care patients.

The practitioner will, in partnership with the Continuity Care Physician:
 
  • Evaluate Managed Care patients who present to the Emergency Department of Signature  Healthcare Brockton Hosptial
  • Triage Managed Care patients to an appropriate level of care
  • Round daily on managed care inpatients in conjunction with the Continuity Care Physician
  • Coordinate with the managed care case manager strategic plans for each patient, in the right setting and with the right support teams
  • Coordinate closely and frequently with the VNA and other home agencies, palliative care, hospice, and primary care physicians

Board Certified/Board Qualified Nurse Practitioner in Internal Medicine. Must possess current MA license, MA CSR and Federal DEA. 2-3 years of experience required. Experience in Managed Care Environment preferred. 5 or more years of RN experience in the ED, ICU or Telemetry prior to NP status preferred. Experience in Managed Care Environment preferred, but not required. Schedule Per Diem



Signature Healthcare is multi-specialty, not for profit hospital and physician group comprised of Brockton Hospital and Signature Medical Group, which is made up of more than 150 physicians practicing in 18 ambulatory locations. Signature Medical Group acts as a patient’s medical home, working with them to coordinate all their healthcare needs, as well as provide access to evidence based patient care and education and self management support. We are one of the only not-for-profit community based healthcare delivery systems in Southeastern MA providing the full range of high quality primary care, specialty care, hospital care and related ancillary services on a coordinated basis delivered at a low cost. We are an affiliate of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at BIDMC and the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center. Signature Healthcare is continuously recognized for the quality care patients experience when visiting with our doctors and nurses. Some of our most recent awards include being named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, receiving a national hospital safety score “A” rating as well as a Top Teaching Hospital by The Leapfrog Group, being noted as a Top Hospital by US News & World Report, as well as winning a Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast CentersMySignatureCare.org 
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