Responsibilities Position Summary
The Nurse Practitioner or NP works as part of the Clinical
Operations Team, providing clinical assessment and care to assigned
patients in their homes and in skilled nursing facilities.
The Nurse Practitioner or NP Identifies quality improvement
activities and planning individualized health care consistent with
Matrix Medical Network policy protocols.
The Nurse Practitioner or NP accurately completes summary and
care management referral forms, consistently identifies unmet needs
and gaps in care and initiates appropriate referral to health plans
and outreach to PCP contacts.
Type: Full Time Temporary Nurse Practitioner
Location: Work from home, traveling a radius around Desoto,
Hours: Days. Flexible schedule. No-call or evenings.
. Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
. Master’s or Doctorate Degree required OR commensurate
experience and satisfactory completion of NP licensure.
. Current RN and NP licensure in state of practice
. Board certification by AANP or ANCC, in Adult, Family Practice
and Geriatrics or Adult-Gerontology. Current CPR certification.
Pertinent Clinical Work Experience
.New Grad NP – Minimum of 3 years RN work experience in critical
care, emergency medicine, adult physician practice, hospice/home
care AND 0-1 year clinical experience as a Nurse Practitioner in
geriatric, adult or family practice setting.
. NP – Must also have: Minimum 1 year clinical experience as a
Nurse Practitioner in geriatric, adult or family practice
. Must be licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in geriatric, adult
or family practice setting.
Travel Requirements: Travel required
. Must meet company driving standards
. Must have valid state driver license and be able to drive a
. Must meet company’s automobile liability insurance standards
and provide proof of coverage
. Must be able to travel by public transportation, and
. Must be able to independently travel to assigned locations
Matrix clinical staff works with a diverse member populations,
in a typical home care associated environment. Clinical staff will
be required to function independently with traditional resources,
and Matrix specific technology.