Remote Per Diem Nurse Practitioner – Chandler, AZ


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Requisition Number: 2196960
Job Category: Healthcare Delivery
Primary Location: Chandler, AZ
(Remote considered)

Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together. 


Major Responsibilities:

  • Keep Nursing Director abreast of all clinical updates and issues
  • Lead the governance board and will be responsible for governance agenda/meetings
  • Review and approve infusion suite policies and procedures ongoing
  • Support, advise, and educate registered nurses and other staff as issues arise in the infusion suite
  • Provide oversight and education to nursing and client experience team members within the infusion suite
  • Support clinical staff to facilitate efficiency and quality patient care


Other Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the selection and hiring of professional personnel
  • Maintain high levels of knowledge and skills amongst clinical team members
  • Maintain quality improvement program initiatives, identify areas of concern and potential solutions
  • Participates as needed in all programs, licensure, and other external audits
  • Stay current with latest evidence-based practice
  • Support the development and maintenance of policies according to Nursing Standards and regulations, ACHC Standards and company requirements

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications: 

  • Graduate of approved accredited Nurse Practitioner program with National Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Current basic life support/AED & ACLS certification
  • NP license and national certification (ANCC or AANP, or the ability to obtain national certification and/or NP license in state of assignment) active, unencumbered licensure free any open/unresolved disciplinary actions including probation or restrictions against privilege to practice. May be requested to obtain additional licensure supported by business
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Certification
  • 1+ years of NP experience in a hospital, clinic, and/or ambulatory setting caring for children and adults
  • Proficient computer skills including the ability to document medical information with written and electronic medical records

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Current, unrestricted NP license in the state of Arizona
  • 1+ years of IV related clinical experience
  • Demonstrate effective communication and teaching skills with patients, family members, and other staff members
  • Demonstrate understanding of operational and business success
  • Demonstrate ability to solve complex problems and develop innovative solutions
  • Demonstrates leadership, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Possess the ability to lead and motivate others