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 healthcare organization in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Assessment Nurse position with their growing staff. In this role, the Assessment Nurse (RN) will be responsible for conducting the UAS assessment to determine the level of care needed to support applicants / members in their own homes. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Organization Job Description The Assessment Nurse (RN) will: * Complete the UAS assessment tools and makes the determination if an applicant is appropriate for the MLTC program * Complete the UAS assessment tool on members already enrolled in the MLTC & FIDA programs upon program enrollment, semi-annually and when there is a significant change in condition * Meet with member, family and caregiver to conduct the UAS tool for program enrollees * Conduct all assessment needed based on UAS tool * Score the Attendant Care Worker tasking tool and shares potential hours and daycare services with applicant and family * Discusses other for applicants that do not meet the clinical qualifications * Review handbook and enrollment documents with applicants who meet the criteria for enrollment * Review findings of assessments and interview with applicant and family with Care Manager * Conduct reassessments of member pursuant to schedule and in cases when Care Manager requests re-assessment due to change in condition of the member Required Skills * 2+ years Clinical experience within Certified Home Health Agency (CHHA), Lombardi program and/or Managed Long-Term Care setting * Associate's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Case Management background * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * UAS background