UnitedHealth Group Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN LPN Mobile Clinic Team Healthcare WellMed San Antonio TX in Shiner, Texas
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The LVN performs a variety of healthcare screening activities to assist providers in conducting quality clinics, including administering injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy, quality surveys and various other procedures. Delivers exceptional customer service and maintains established quality control standards. This position will work directly with our contracted providers to improve their quality goals and to provide education and training while onsite at the PCP clinic. The LVN offers guidance and support to the PCP and staff to ensure they have the tools and resources to meet their quality healthcare goals.
Performs all duties within the scope of a LVN (procedures, injections, diagnostic testing, phlebotomy)
Coordinates healthcare screening results as directed by providers, company standards, and policies
Broad knowledge of information required to complete health screenings required
Travels with the mobile team to clinics and centralized locations to conduct screening clinics to support contracted physician network
Focus on medication adherence and work with office and patients to ensure the patients are able to obtain medications and take the medications according to the prescriber information.
Record resolutions of med adherence and other quality indicators that have an action plan and follow through with physician and/or mobile team provider. Adjust action plan as indicated to improve compliance
Follows all physician office guidelines while conducting screening clinics onsite at contracted physician clinics
Arrives to all clinics as least 15 minutes early to introduce the team to the office staff and set up equipment in exam room designated for clinic
Organizes onsite clinics to ensure all equipment and supplies are on hand and set up in the exam rooms prior to receiving patients for screening appointments
Performs and completes all quality program health screenings per required metrics
Processes appropriate documents in an organized and accurate manner and copy all physician on patient results and quality forms submitted
Reviews all patient screening forms to ensure outstanding healthcare screenings are performed. Reviews medical records to data mine and collect referral information for colon screenings, DM eye exams, mammograms and labs
Records patient care documentation in the medical records accurately and according to company policy
Conducts post audits on all information submitted to quality program to make sure information was complete and presented withint the guidelines. Any items rejected due to noncompliance will be researched and resubmitted according to guidelines
Reviews all medical information, test results and suvey questions prior to the patient leaving to ensure all information is captured
Presents abnormal results to the provider promptly to ensure there is not an emergent condition that needs immediate attention
Post clinic preparation of mobile team charts for faxing, filing and forwading to the PCP offices
Compiles results and enters information into utilization reports for submission to management
Supports contracted physician group by providing training and education to the office staff in ePRG, use of equipment, and process to accurately complete quality forms sent by the PCP
Works collaboratively with mobile team staff, medical director, PBMs, and provider offices to ensure completion of quality forms and improve overall quality score
Floats to assigned positions/locations as needed to support and assist with patient screening overflows, high volume clinics and staff absences
Maintains confidentiality of all materials handled within the department as well as proper relase of patient information at all times
Maintains licensures/certifications (LVN and CPR) and quality control standards
Participates in marketing events as determined by business need
Performs all other related duties as assigned
This position is a major part to the “ Mobile Clinic Team ”
The main office is located near Network BLVD.
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.
High school graduate or GED equivalent
Current unrestricted Texas LVN license or compact license
Current CPR certification or the ability to attain the certification within 30 days of employment hire date
1+ years of related LVN experience in a clinical setting
Basic computer literacy
Knowledge of medical terminology
ICD-9 and CPT coding
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
Independent problem identification resolution and decision making skills
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Ability to travel frequently within assigned market
Be flexible and adaptable to change
Must have reliable transportation for daily travel to various locations/clinics as assigned
This position requires Tuberculosis screening as well as proof of immunity to Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis through lab confirmation of immunity, documented evidence of vaccination, or a doctor’s diagnosis of disease.
3+ years LVN experience in a clinical setting
Successful demonstration as a LVN in physician office with skills to teach, lead, and educate staff; understand the compliance of all quality procedures and clinical guidelines of the company clinic policies.
HEDIS or Quality Audit experience
Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 380,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords: WellMed, Healthcare, Bilingual, Licensed Vocational Nurse, LVN/LPN, Medical Terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding, San Antonio, New Braunfels, Seguin, Gonzales, Shiner, Yoakum, Boerne, Floresville, Helotes, Mobile Clinic Team, Texas, TX
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