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Nurse Practitioner - Part time 24 hours - Onsite Health - Houston TX

CIGNA - Houston, TX

Nurse Practitioner - Part time 24 hours - Onsite Health - Houston TX','17011068','!*!Cigna Onsite Health offers a different way to practice medicine for providers. Our providers work independently onsite at our employer clients, and provide quality care to their employees in support of evidence-based medicine guidelines, in a corporate setting, with no weekends or “on-call” hours. Paperwork and administrative work is limited so our providers can focus on providing high quality patient care.Cigna Onsite Health focuses on the individualized treatment and coaching of employees in the workplace environment. We provide accessible, quality care and guide employees and their families to Cigna resources and relevant employer wellness programs.Because of the convenient location, Cigna Onsite providers are readily accessible to employees of our host client. This allows them to more easily build a trusting relationship with their patients and provide a level of care and service that is different than what is traditionally seen in the community. As an employer sponsored clinic, it is not open to the general public.Cigna Onsite Health providers and staff emphasize quality interactions with patients, offering preventive care services and health improvement opportunities whenever possible. When patients need to see a specialist, our clinicians will refer to high quality providers, such as Cigna Centers of Excellence, Cigna Care Network physicians, or other quality networks. Combining clinical skills with caring staff using Cigna’s integrated data, our clinicians provide holistic care, including primary care, acute episodic treatment, screening, coaching and preventive services that lead to optimal Health Improvement.Major Duties:Primary Care treatment in an Employer-based settingUrgent Care requiring limited to no follow-upExtended Episodic Acute Care which can include 4-5 visits for an illness or injury that is limited in its chronicityProvide monitoring of chronic conditions in conjunction with patient PCP, i.e., blood pressure checks, Glucose monitoring, etc.Oversight and ability to perform specimen collection onsite for employee convenienceAbility to provide oversight and ability to run onsite CLIA waived testsAbility to evaluate patients who need to go on, or are already on, Short Term Disability and work with the Case Management teamTo work with onsite employees to provide biometric screening and education in clinicTo assist HR team in providing onsite immunizationsTo provide Travel Medicine recommendation and immunizationsTo assist in developing and implementing onsite educational programs based on sites medical dynamics (i.e., obesity, smoking cessation, etc.)To evaluate and provide direct one on one health coaching to employees along with referring patients into Wellness programs while working as a team member with telephonic wellness teamTo dispense prepackaged medications onsite (if allowable by law)To respond to onsite emergencies until EMS can arriveBLS training and the ability to utilize and AED when appropriateTo assist patients to increase knowledge of specific condition through individual and/or group educational opportunitiesPromote team approach to healthcare through fostering of relationship with MAAKeep license current and attend appropriate CME educational opportunitiesTo assist in the development of appropriate treatment protocols based on Evidence Based Medicine when applicable.The ability to communicate with both internal and external customersThe ability to present to group of employees on various related health topics ','!*!Active and unrestricted NP license required, in respective stateGraduate of Certified NP programMinimum of at least 1 or more years of experience, working independently in an internal medicine or family practice settingPassionate about health and wellness and educating patientsElectronic Health Records experienceStrong customer service skillsExcellent team building skillsAbility to partner with local HR to better employee’s healthAbility to speak to groups This is a part time, 24 hour role, and is based onsite in our Houston, TX office.  ','Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status. Need an accommodation? Email:','United States-Texas-Houston','','','','','','Clinical--Nursing','No','No','Part-time','Day Job','Regular','Standard','Individual Contributor','No','Dec 1, 2017','Nurse Practitioner - Part time 24 hours - Onsite Health - Houston TX']);


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Location: Houston, TX

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Cigna works with employers and organizations around the world helping employees stay healthy and on the job. We work closely with brokers and consultants to develop innovative programs, help individuals and families improve their health, well-being and sense of security—and lower their medical costs. And, Cigna provides access to a global network of local physicians and hospitals—as well as 24/7/365 live customer service.