UAS Assessor - RN

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Post Date: 05/31/2018 Job ID: 26195 Category: Registered Nurse

Description:
  • Responsible for the completion of UAS Initial Assessments and Reassessments based on NY State requirements and guidelines and training provided by client and/or outside resources.
  • Enrollment paperwork materials required to appropriately process consumer s application for enrollment.
  • UAS Tasking Tool based on guidelines and training provider by client and/or outside resources.
  • Responsible for correction and revision of UAS, paperwork, and tasking tool documentation based on review and feedback provided through quality and associated review processes.


Essential Functions:
  • Complete UAS Initial and/or Reassessment documentation, enrollment paperwork, and tasking tool in the consumer s home.
  • Attend training and continuing education sessions and lessons focused on the proper completion of UAS documentation, enrollment paperwork, and tasking tool.
  • Focus on continuous improvement and quality excellence in the completion of all material associated with the initial enrollment/continued enrollment of consumers as members in the plan.
  • Supports initiatives of the Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement Committee.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Requirements/Certifications:
  • Bilingual preferred (Spanish or Chinese languages) but not required.
  • Minimum 3 years clinical experience with focus in UAS Assessment.
  • UAS Assessor experience is required.


Hours:
  • The position is M-F with the typical hours of 9am - 5pm; however there is some flexibility with the hours.

Education:
  • Degree: Associates Nursing.
  • Licensing: RN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure - Care Mgmt.
  • CCM - Certified Case Manager - Care Mgmt (preferred).
  • CCP - Chronic Care Professional - Care Mgmt (preferred).

Additional skills/experience:
  • Understands and is able to apply principals of Care Management and Person Centered Service Planning.
  • Is able to understand and apply coverage guidelines and benefit limitations.
  • Familiar with clinical needs and disease processes for chronic physical and behavioral illnesses (depression, challenging behaviors, Alzheimer s disease and other disease-related dementias).
  • Understands and adapts appropriately to issues related to communication, cognitive or other barriers.

For more information about this position, please contact us at 877-782-3334.

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