Join VillageMD as a Nurse Practitioner | Complex Care Transitions | Chicago, IL – Telehealth
We’re currently looking for an experienced Nurse Practitioner to join our expanding Complex Care Transitions (CCT) program. Developed to support the complex needs of high-risk patients, the VillageMD CCT program is a Nurse Practitioner-led, interdisciplinary care model that aims to stabilize our highest complexity patients in the post-acute setting to ensure a safe, successful, and sustained transition back to their home environment. The program is designed to minimize avoidable readmissions through frequent touchpoints by the clinical team and provide comprehensive, coordinated support in the 30-day post-discharge period.
VillageMD is a leading provider of health care for organizations moving to a primary care-led, high-value clinical model. The VillageMD solution provides the tools, technology, operations, and staffing support needed for physicians to drive the highest quality clinical results across a population. VillageMD works with physician groups, independent practice associations, and health systems to improve quality, deliver a first-rate patient experience, and lower costs in the communities they serve. We have grown to include more than 2,500 physicians across eight markets and are responsible for approximately 500,000 lives and $2.8 billion in healthcare spending.
As a Nurse Practitioner with VillageMD’s CCT program, your main responsibilities will include:
Evaluating and treating patients engaged in the program at least weekly using telemedicine.
Applying evidence-based guidelines and protocols to manage various conditions.
Incorporating a range of remote patient monitoring data to inform clinical decision-making
Documenting patient interactions in the electronic health record on day of service.
Collaborating closely with other clinicians, pharmacists, care managers, and care coordinators.
Consulting with the program Medical Director on individual cases, as needed.
Presenting updates on enrolled patients at weekly care conferences.
Providing feedback on program design, patient engagement strategies, electronic health record templates, and clinical trainings and protocols.
Ability to work weekday shifts between 8:00 am – 5:30 pm.
Rotating weekend call coverage may be required.
What will make you successful here?
Passionate about caring for complex, high-risk patients.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to function independently and as a team player.
High level of self-motivation and adaptability with a solution-oriented approach to drive program outcomes.
Demonstrated ability to delegate tasks to appropriate care team members while leveraging their ability to practice at the top of their license.
Some unique position highlights for Advanced Practice Providers at Village Medical include:
Practicing medicine in a convenient and modern setting where you will enjoy autonomy and support.
Performance based compensation with a base salary + incentive potential
Paid Time Off (PTO), CME allowance, and other benefits
Support from a highly trained care team
Easy to use, optimized EMR helps focus your time on what matters most: your patients and their health
Patent-pending technology that trends patient populations and quality care trends
Cross-trained support team of Pharmacists, Care Managers, Social Workers & administrative support.
Qualifications for the Advanced Practice Provider:
Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program with a current NP certification.
Three years or more of clinical experience, with the ability to work autonomously. A physician lead will be available for clinical support, as needed.
Comfortable treating complex adults aged 65+, conducting comprehensive or an episodic health history and physical assessment of patients with acute and chronic conditions.
Proficient in reviewing data and documenting electronic health records.
Current, unrestricted Nurse Practitioner license in Illinois
Eligible and willingness to apply for licensure in other Village Medical markets.
Active Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) registration.
Active Medicare/Medicaid Enrollment or be eligible to enroll.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Comfortable using Microsoft Office.
At VillageMD, we see diversity and inclusion as a source of strength in transforming healthcare. We believe building trust and innovation are best achieved through diverse perspectives. To us, acceptance and respect are rooted in an understanding that people do not experience things in the same way, including our healthcare system. Individuals seeking employment at VillageMD are considered without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.