NP - Adult Health

Philadelphia, PA 19125

Posted: 05/15/2024 Employment Type: Local Profession: NP Job Number: 80295 Pay Rate: $3,152 - $3,502 Specialty: Adult Health

Job Description

Immediate Opening: Urgent Care Nurse Practitioner Needed in Philadelphia, PA


Description: We provide concierge health services using a PCP-driven care model for the most clinically complex and vulnerable community members. Our holistic approach addresses both medical and psychosocial issues to improve outcomes for high utilizers of healthcare services.

Pay Rate: $70-$80 Hourly (paid weekly and eligible for health benefits)

Shift: Monday – Friday (8a – 5p with 1hour lunch)

Our Values:

  • Accountability: Integrity in action.
  • Caring: Prioritizing team and member needs.
  • Trust: Reliability for our members.
  • Teamwork: Unified and inclusive collaboration.

Job Summary: The same day care provider manages acute illnesses, exacerbations of chronic conditions, and reassures members that ER visits are not always necessary. This role supports long-term chronic condition management and collaborates with the PCP and Integrated Care Team to reduce ER utilization, decrease hospital admissions, and enhance member satisfaction.

Duties and Responsibilities: Clinical Care:

  • Manage acute illnesses and chronic condition exacerbations.
  • Address shortness of breath, CHF, asthma/COPD, infections, hyperglycemia, and elevated blood pressure.
  • Conduct hospital follow-ups and urgent evaluations.

Coordination of Care:

  • Complete accurate chart documentation.
  • Collaborate with Treatment and Triage Nurses.
  • Communicate with the Core Clinical Team and Integrated Care Team.
  • Refer to specialty programs as needed.
  • Implement transitional care protocols.
  • Educate on medication adherence and chronic disease management.
  • Prevent loss to care for at-risk members.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in Adult Medicine with Acute Care experience.
  • ACLS certified.
  • Creative problem-solving skills and ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Proficient in Electronic Medical Records and Microsoft Office.
  • Patient-centered focus with experience in care transitions and chronic condition management.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a Patient Centered Medical Home.
  • Experience with high-risk, medically complex patients with multiple comorbidities.

Benefits & Perks:

  • Weekly direct deposit.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • 401(k) with company matching.
  • Paid liability & workers’ comp coverage.
  • Flexible scheduling options.
  • Referral bonuses.
  • Personalized 1:1 career support before, during, & and after assignments.

About Us:

With over 30 years of healthcare staffing experience, GHR Healthcare is your trusted partner in finding the perfect contract or permanent role in the healthcare industry. Our specialized teams have placed thousands of healthcare professionals nationwide. You will have a dedicated recruiter, providing access to new opportunities and guidance every step of the way. Whatever your career goals, GHR Healthcare is here to support you and find your perfect fit. Get to know us:

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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