Alignment Healthcare is a population health management company dedicated to changing the way health care is delivered in the United States. We are a fast-growing, highly dynamic organization that isn’t content with the status quo. We are looking for dedicated, innovative individuals who thrive in a fast-paced environment to join our team and help us carry out our vision - that is, to lead a movement that transformationally improves health care.

Join us today and we will give you every opportunity to succeed.

Lead Telehealth APC

Location: Orange, California US

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Job Number: 2181

Position Title: Advanced Practice Clinician, Telehealth Lead

External Description:

Lead Telehealth APC

 

Alignment Healthcare was founded with a mission to revolutionize health care with a serving heart culture. Through its unique integrated care delivery models, deep physician partnerships and use of proprietary technologies, Alignment is committed to transforming health care one person at a time.

By becoming a part of the Alignment Healthcare team, you will provide members with the quality of care they truly need and deserve. We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We have built a team of talented and experienced people who are passionate about transforming the lives of the seniors we serve. In this fast-growing company, you will find ample room for growth and innovation alongside the Alignment community.

Position Summary:
As a leader in the care of older adults, we are seeking a Lead Telehealth Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) who enjoys managing complex patients in a collaborative, highly coordinated Telehealth and home-based setting. The provider will work closely with physicians, advanced practice providers, social workers, case managers, nutritionists, and other members of our health care team, as well as participate in multidisciplinary conferences that focus on the most high-risk members. He/she will have access to advanced technology, including an innovative, patient-friendly home monitoring system, Allscripts EMR, and a proprietary decision support tool that synthesizes data from a variety of sources into actionable alerts that drive care. In addition to patient care, the Lead Telehealth APC will have responsibilities to help support and further develop our Clinical Telehealth Program.

 

General Duties/Responsibilities:

(May include but are not limited to)

 

  • Conduct in-home assessments (with some outpatient clinical work) on health plan members.
  • In-Home Assessments will include obtaining comprehensive history, physical exam, medication review, and appropriate cognitive/depression/safety screenings.
  • Comfort with End-of-life care discussions imperative.
  • Laboratory specimen collection in the home setting when appropriate.
  • Identify diagnoses to be used in active medical management and care management of patients with focus on chronic disease management.
  • Communicate findings of the patient assessment to inform the PCP of potential gaps in care.
  • Provide patient/family/caretaker education, with an emphasis on close monitoring and follow up of patient needs.
  • Emphasis on knowledge of appropriate community resources for referral.
  • Comply with all HIPAA regulations and maintain security of protected health information (PHI).

Telehealth / Virtual Clinical Program Lead Responsibilities:

(May include but are not limited to)

  • As a lead, understands the benefits of telehealth for the patient and organization
  • Is well-versed in the workflows for all involved programs (JSA, CAW, etc.)
  • Becomes very familiar with all applicable applications (Doctorgram, Facetime, Doximity, Zoom, etc.)
  • Is able to help trouble shoot basic issues with technology
  • Is willing to test all new applications for consideration for program including evaluating scope of devices and app ability  
  • Helps create tools and identify best practices for APCs to support their telehealth visits (E.g. Best way to set up the screens for documentation during a telehealth visit)
  • Participate in policy development for company
  • Support process to identify patients who may qualify for a telehealth visit or program
  • Provide additional training / support for APCs when requested
  • Will maintain a patient panel but will be provided 4-8 protected hours per week to dedicate to this additional set of responsibilities.

 

Minimum Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  1. Minimum Experience:
    1. Computer literacy/EMR proficiency
    2. At least one (1) year prior clinical experience
  2. Education/Licensure:
    1. Active California state license as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
    2. Active Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Board Certification
    3. Medicare Part D Prescriber
    4. Valid California driver license and current automobile insurance
    5. NP (Nurse Practitioner):
  1. Active RN License (Must, upon hire)
  2. Active NP License (Must, upon hire)
  • Furnishing number (Must, upon hire)
  1. NPI Number (Must, upon start)
  2. DEA Number (Must, within 6 months of start)
  3. Board Certification: AANP, ANCC (Must, within 6 months of start)
  • Valid BLS (Basic Life Support) (Must, upon start)
  • Valid ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Preferred)
    1. PA (Physician Assistant):
  1. Active PA License (Must, upon hire)
  2. NPI Number (Must, upon start)
  • DEA Number (Must, within 6 months of start)
  1. Board Certification: NCCPA (Must, within 6 months of start)
  2. Valid BLS (Basic Life Support) (Must, upon start)
  3. Valid ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Preferred)
  1. Other:
    1. Knowledge of current clinical standards of care
    2. Ability to work independently
    3. Experience in care of older adult (geriatric) patients preferred
    4. Home care experience preferred
    5. Excellent administrative, organizational and verbal skills preferred
    6. Effective communication skills especially with older adults preferred
    7. Previous Allscripts experience preferred but not required preferred
  1. Work Environment
    1. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Physical Functions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  1. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee regularly is required to stand, walk, sit, use hand to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  2. The employee frequently lifts and/or moves up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.

 

Alignment Healthcare, LLC is proud to practice Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. We are looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disable/Protected Veteran.

 

If you require any reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in completing the online application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please contact careers@ahcusa.com.

City: Orange

State: California

Location City: Orange

Location State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Lead Telehealth APC

Company Profile:

Who is Alignment Healthcare?

  • Socially responsible
  • Technologically enabled
  • Concierge care
  • Transformation
  • Servant leadership

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We believe that great work comes from people who are inspired to be their best. We invite you to explore our wide variety of roles based on your unique experience.

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