Nurse Practitioner - Oak Park
Company: Oak Street Health
Location: Oak Park
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Title: Nurse Practitioner Company Description
Oak Street Health is a rapidly growing, innovative company of
community-based healthcare centers delivering higher quality health
and wellness care that improves outcomes, manages medical costs and
provides an unmatched experience for adults on Medicare in
medically underserved communities. By providing holistic,
comprehensive and integrated care right in our patients'
communities, we can help keep them healthy and reinvest cost
savings in further care for those same communities and others.
Since 2013, Oak Street Health has brought its singular approach to
tens of thousands of people across the nation. With an ambitious
growth trajectory, Oak Street Health is attracting and cultivating
team members who embody Oak Street values and are passionate about
our mission to rebuild healthcare as it should be. For more
information, visit Role Description Our Care Teams include a
doctor, medical assistants, a scribe, a nurse practitioner or
physician assistant, and support from registered nurses and care
managers. At Oak Street Health Nurse Practitioners/Physician
Assistants are an integral member of our Care Teams. NP/PAs see
patients independently and alongside the doctors, depending upon
the patient's specific situation. NPs provide longitudinal care and
build meaningful patient relationships; this creates trust and
helps our patient understand and feel connected to his/her care
Together this team is responsible for providing and coordinating
care for an intimate panel of patients in our neighborhoods. While
the typical primary care panel in the U.S. is around 2,500 patients
for a single physician, our panels at Oak Street Health are around
500-750 for a team. This creates an opportunity to spend more time
with patients, build deeper relationships, and to better
execute/coordinate care plans.
NP/PA's practice in our outpatient practices. We partner with a
network of elite specialists and hospitals for specialty and acute
care. As such, our NPs, with our doctors, focus on care within the
clinic: primary care, care coordination, and population health.
Responsibilities include: Provision of exceptional primary
Office visits for routine and acute issues.
Annual wellness visits and health risk assessments, which require a
holistic view of health and a focus on thoughtful, accurate, and
Care coordination with other providers, specialists, testing
Population health leadership, in coordination with the Care Team
(e.g., making sure all our women between 65 and 75 get their
evidence-based breast cancer screening every 2 years).
Phone triage and outreach.
Oak Street Health promotional activities.
Home visits as needed.
Other duties as assigned This role reports to the Practice Manager
and works closely with the Oak Street Health Physicians Group, P.C.
leadership. What we're looking for Nurse Practitioners/Physician
Assistants with experience in primary care: internal medicine,
geriatrics, or family medicine.
Experience with risk adjustments and/or home assessments.
Understands HCC (Hierarchical Condition Categories) documentation,
ICD-10 (International Classification of Diseases-10) Coding, and
Health Risk Assessments (HRAs).
Active, non-probationary state license.
Genuine passion for primary care. (Done well, the practice of
medicine should be fun.)
Intrinsically motivated and prefer work hard/play hard.
Embrace teamwork and the opportunity to collaborate with brilliant
Want to be a part of an innovative model focused on
empirically-guided population health.
Spanish language skills strongly preferred, depending on clinic
location. What does being "Oaky" look like? Radiating positive
Assuming good intentions
Creating an unmatched patient experience
Driving clinical excellence
Taking ownership and delivering results
Being scrappy Why Oak Street? Oak Street Health offers our
coworkers advantages that can't be found in other workplaces,
including: Generous benefits, including above market salary, paid
vacation and health and dental benefits.
Brand new, beautiful working environment.
Supportive and fun culture.
High levels of responsibility and rapid advancement.
Opportunity to be at the forefront of a revolution in healthcare.
Why does Oak Street Health offer all of these benefits? Because we
know what it takes to deliver the highest level of care, and our
team deserves the best resources to succeed and enjoy their work.
In return, we expect the best out of co-workers. Oak Street Health
is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and
encourage all interested readers to apply.
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