CareMore Touch Nurse Practitioner
WellPoint - Cerritos, CA

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CareMore is looking for dynamic individuals to join our team!

CareMore is a leading healthcare system specializing in providing a complete, pro-active health care experience to Senior Americans. CareMore strongly believes in our innovative and caring vision to lead the next generation of health care and we look for candidates that share in our passion.

As a leader in senior healthcare for over 20 years, our vision is to significantly improve the lives of Medicare recipients by employing a dedicated staff of professionals who are passionate about changing lives. When you join CareMore, we’ll give you every opportunity to make a real difference.

Be More with CareMore.

The Touch Nurse Practitioner ensures effective and efficient treatment of our Touch members; providing BEST care to our patients, their families, our facility staff, our physicians, and each other. This individual will be responsible for managing patient care at multiple facilities through the implementation of cohesive and efficient processes, with emphasis to include patient and family satisfaction and physician and facility support. This individual provides general medical care and treatment to members in institutionalized settings such as nursing homes, assisted livings, or board & care facilities, in collaboration with the Physician. Participates in On-Call program which may include after-hours, weekend and holiday calls and visitations.

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 patients clinical problems and health care needs. Discusses case with physician. Formulates and documents care plan. Prescribes medication or other forms of treatment

Job Qualifications

Requires an MS in Nursing with emphasis in Family, Adult, or Gerontological practice

; 1-2 years of experience working in long term care, SNFs, palliative care/hospice settings is highly preferred, but not required. Current unrestricted RN license and NP license in applicable state required. Must be willing to drive significantly within the assigned CareMore service area.

Once an offer is accepted, all external applicants are subject to a background investigation
and if appropriate, drug testing. Offers of employment shall be contingent upon
passing both the background investigation and drug testing (if required).

  • Current WellPoint associates: All referrals must be submitted through the formal
associate referral process on WorkNet. Official guidelines for the associate referral
program can be found in My HR.

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