Remote Nurse Practitioner Jobs Illinois

Find work opportunities and resources for remote nurse practitioners in Illinois.

Nurse Practitioner with Collaborating Physician

Details: Expand your practice, earn additional income, and gain flexibility and balance in your career.

State Licensure: Illinois

  • Multiple telehealth opportunities. With just one application, one credentialing effort, and one schedule, Wheel offers a simple and flexible way to work with multiple telehealth companies. Unlimited and uncapped earnings.

  • Work on your schedule. Create your own schedule and work when you want, whether that’s evenings, part-time, or full-time.

  • 100% remote. Provide rewarding patient care from the comfort and safety of your home or office.

  • Clinician community. Join a collaborative community of clinicians working in virtual care.

  • Clinical, operational, administrative, and technical support. Wheel works to offer guidance and support for your virtual care practice, handling payments, credentialing, training, and more.

  • Simple to use. Utilize our secure and HIPAA-compliant platform that includes video conferencing, scheduling, and patient information tools.

  • We protect clinicians. We vet all of our telehealth company partners for clinical safety and standard of care procedures to help protect your clinical practice. We also provide liability insurance coverage.

Nurse Practitioner, Payor Enrolled

Details: Expand your practice, earn additional income, and gain flexibility and balance in your career.

State Licensure: Illinois

Payor Enrollment: Candidates are required to be enrolled with one or more of the following payors: United Healthcare, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Blue Cross Blue Shield, or Anthem.

  • Multiple telehealth opportunities. With just one application, one credentialing effort, and one schedule, Wheel offers a simple and flexible way to work with multiple telehealth companies. Unlimited and uncapped earnings.

  • Work on your schedule. Create your own schedule and work when you want, whether that’s evenings, part-time, or full-time.

  • 100% remote. Provide rewarding patient care from the comfort and safety of your home or office.\

  • Clinician community. Join a collaborative community of clinicians working in virtual care.

  • Clinical, operational, administrative, and technical support. Wheel works to offer guidance and support for your virtual care practice, handling payments, credentialing, training, and more.
  • Simple to use. Utilize our secure and HIPAA-compliant platform that includes video conferencing, scheduling, and patient information tools.

  • We protect clinicians. We vet all of our telehealth company partners for clinical safety and standard of care procedures to help protect your clinical practice. We also provide liability insurance coverage.

Requirements for Remote Nurse Practitioners in Illinois

All nurse practitioners must first become registered nurses. In Illinois, you must meet certain requirements to become licensed as an RN. Then you can work to become a licensed nurse practitioner by completing the following:

  • Education: Graduate degree or post-master’s certificate from a graduate-level program in the clinical advanced practice nursing specialty category of certified nurse practitioner
  • Certification: National certification as a Nurse Practitioner from one of the following:
    • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program
    • American Nurses Credentialing Center
    • The Pediatric Nurse Certification Board
    • The National Certification Corporation for the Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing Specialties
    • The Certification Board for Urologic Nurses and Associates
  • Fee: $125 application fee.

How to Become a Remote Nurse Practitioner

As a certified nurse practitioner, you can now choose to explore myriad job opportunities in Illinois, from Rockford to Chicago to Springfield. These include the full-time and part-time remote work opportunities available, including telemedicine.

If you want to become a remote nurse practitioner (also referred to as a telemedicine nurse practitioner) or work-at-home nurse practitioner, here’s what you should know first:

  • Remote nurse practitioner or work-from-home nurse practitioner: These nurse practitioners can live outside the area of the health care institution in which they work. There may be some on-site patient care or other tasks at the health care provider’s facility.
  • Additional training: The standard of patient care in telehealth is the same as in-person care. There is no state-mandated training specific to virtual care. However, telehealth companies often provide training to educate clinicians on how to use various technologies and platforms as well as best practices for good webside manner.
  • Documentation: When applying for remote jobs, be sure to include an updated resume and proper documentation of your credentials and education.

Telehealth companies often post open positions on job posting sites like Indeed, ZipRecruiter, Glassdoor, and LinkedIn, so this is a great place to start looking for virtual care opportunities. Wheel matches clinicians with virtual care opportunities and has a variety of positions available for NPs in Illinois.

How Wheel Works

With Wheel, we make it simple for you to work with as many virtual care companies as you want, giving you the diversity of conditions and treatment areas you would experience in a clinic setting — without the hassle of finding the partners yourself. Plug into our clinical network and we’ll show you how easy it can be.

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Simple credentialing & training

Once you’ve completed the application process and identified your collaborating physician, we’ll partner to complete one-time telemedicine credentialing, Webside Manner training, and clinical protocol education for the telehealth opportunities that interest you.

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Start matching

Based on your interests and experience, we'll start matching you with remote care opportunities with a variety of partners — providing everything from remote patient monitoring to virtual diagnosis and treatment.

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Get to work!

Start providing care on your terms — work anywhere, anytime, on your schedule. With the best telehealth positions available nationwide, you’re in the driver’s seat.

Why Wheel?

Work remotely on your schedule

Design your clinical practice around your life without over-committing to shifts that don’t meet your needs. You design the schedule that works for you.

A variety of care opportunities

With Wheel, we make it simple for you to work with as many virtual care companies as you want, giving you the diversity of conditions and treatment areas you would experience in a clinic setting.

Virtual care made simple

Avoid the hassle of juggling telehealth companies yourself. WIth Wheel, you have one schedule, one contract, and one credentialing process. It’s that easy.

Join the team today!

See clients from the comfort of your home, while choosing from a network of telehealth organizations that best fit your needs.

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