Transitions Assessment Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A nonprofit healthcare agency located in New York City is actively seeking a compassionate and driven Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Transitions Assessment role of their staff. In this role, the Transitions Assessment Nurse is responsible for comprehensively assessing and evaluating the clinical needs of members after a facility discharge. Apply today! Company Description Nonprofit Healthcare Agency Job Description The Transitions Assessment Nurse: * Performs home or facility visits to assess the member/ caregiver's ability * Performs and documents their assessments * Assesses member's care goals, preferences, and need for services * Facilitates and advocates for members with their primary care provider during the care transition(s) * Assists the member and family/caregiver in understanding the primary care provider's treatment plans and instructions * Collaborates with member's primary care provider to clarify, adjust, or order post-discharge medications and services as indicated * Models and facilitates new behaviors and communication skills for members and families * Collaborates with member's care management team to identify ongoing care management needs and to assist in developing a comprehensive PCSP Required Skills * BSN * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * 2 years of hospital experience * 1 year of home care experience, community-based, or public health experience * Documented assessment, care planning, and communication skills * Strong case management knowledge Desired Skills * UAS Knowledge