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Nurse Practitioner (Brooklyn), PS12000 in Brooklyn, NY at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/17/2018

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Nurse Practitioner

What Is CareMore?
CareMore is entering a new growth phase, as 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 and currently serve nearly 200,000 patients in multiple states across Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial populations.  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 America’s largest managed healthcare organizations.


CareMore’s Health Networks, Primary Care+, Touch and CareMore@Home models drive strategy, operations, and care delivery in our national markets (Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Nevada, New York, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and the District of Columbia), where CareMore builds and runs capitated primary care medical groups, at-risk health networks and upstream care delivery products in service of high-risk Medicaid, Medicare and commercial patients, and our collaboration with Emory Health System in Georgia. Our comprehensive, upstream approach to health is led by robust multidisciplinary teams of extensivists (managing acute and post-acute episodes of care), primary care clinicians, behavioral health clinicians, care management & engagement specialists (including social workers, case managers and community health workers), and mobile home-based care teams. We continue to evolve our model to effectively engage and care for complex patients, led by a team of passionate, execution-minded leaders dedicated to this mission.



Responsible for managing patient care and treatment in collaboration with the physician. 


Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: 
  • Performs health assessments and preventative health measures within prescribed guidelines and physician instructions. 
  • Orders, interprets and evaluates diagnostic tests to indentify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs. 
  • Discusses case with physician. 
  • Formulates and documents care plan. Prescribes medication or other forms of treatment. 
  • Participates in On-Call program which may include after-hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations. 





Qualifications Requires an MS in Nursing; 1 year of related experience with clinical emphasis for nurse practitioner; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.  Current unrestricted RN license and NP license in applicable state required. 
For CareMore business units, satisfactory completion of a pre-placement Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.