UAS RN - Long Term Care

Location: New York, NY
Date Posted: 08-01-2018
CareNational
Field UAS Case Management Nurse (RN) - Managed Long Term Care
New York, NY (Field position - travel mainly in your local Borough)
 
* Offers variable mix of Telephonic & Field/Travel Case Management,
**MUST HAVE ESTABLISHED & CURRENT UAS ACCOUNT **
*** This is a Full-Time, Benefits Available, CONTRACT-TO-HIRE opportunity, expected to convert into a PERMANENT role after an established timeframe! ***

 

LTSS Case Manager Job Summary:
  • The Case Manager plays an integral part in the coordination of care assessing the member’s condition and providing them the necessary resources, options, and coordination for a healthy care outcome.
  • The primary responsibility of the Nurse Case Manager is to coordinate and monitor the care of Health Plan members and develop a nursing plan of care.
  • They will participate in interdisciplinary conferences to review clinical assessments, update care plans and determine follow-up frequency.
  • The Case Manager also acts as an advocate for members and their families linking them to other members of the care team to help them gain knowledge of their disease process and to identify community resources for continued growth toward a maximum level of independence.
  •  Position offers a variable mix of work-from-home / telephonic Case Management and in person /on site Case Management at area LTACs, SNFs, other provider settings, and member homes.  This position does NOT involve direct patient care or any hands-on nursing.
 
LTSS Case Manager Background:
  • Valid, unrestricted state Registered Nurse (R.N.) license.
  • Certification in Case Management (CCM) is preferred.
  • 2 years acute care clinical nursing experience.
  • At least 1 year conducting UAS (Uniform Assessment System) patient assessments. 
  • MUST HAVE ESTABLISHED / CURRENT UAS ACCOUNT
  • 3-5 years experience with care coordination, utilization review and/or discharge planning.
  • At least 1 year of Case Management experience is required in a Health Plan setting.
  • Prefer 2-3 years experience working with people with disabilities / vulnerable populations who have chronic or complex conditions, in the managed care environment.
  • Experience working with Federal and State assistance programs (Medicare/Medicaid/etc).
  • Basic computer literacy (MS Office) and typing skills are necessary.
  • FIELD POSITION: Must be willing and able to regularly travel in area, to conduct medical assessments in hospitals, clinical, member homes, and other care settings (mileage reimbursed). 

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