Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
MRG Exams West, a wholly owned subsidiary of MRG Exams, a leader and premier service provider of independent medical examinations is looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner to perform medical assessments on United States Veterans as part of the VA's disability benefits process.
The Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for reviewing medical health records through a secure Web Portal and performing a comprehensive assessment on each veteran.
The Nurse Practitioner will also complete Disability Benefit Questionnaires (DBQ's) through the Web Portal. DBQ's are condition specific forms created by the VA. Through the DBQ's, the Nurse Practitioner will document exam findings needed by the VA.
The Nurse Practitioner will NOT make disability determinations, the VA makes all disability determinations.
This is NOT a treating role. This position only provides assessments.
This position will review and assess 3-6 Veterans per day on average.
This is a W-2 position with a full benefits package.
MRG Exams West is looking for Nurse Practitioner who are:
Interested in performing Independent Medical Assessments vs. traditional patient care & treatment.
Independent medical assessments = Medical Fact Finding & Investigative role.
Willing to spend at least 50% of their day reviewing medical records and electronic documenting of exam findings.
Proficient at finding key data points within large electronic medical records.
Able to analyze data from the medical records and exam findings to complete the DBQ's and form medical opinions.
Typing skills are essential.
Skilled at time management, able to stay on task and meet requirements.
Completed DBQ's must be submitted within 24 hours after an exam.
Interested in serving Veterans in their community.
Required to do the job:
Must hold a current and unrestricted Certified Nurse Practitioner license in California.
Responsible for maintaining continuing education per license requirements.
Must be able to analyze both health history data and physical examination data to form medical opinions.
Proficiently use computer and health information management system.