Part-time Nurse Evaluator

Job Title:           Part-time Nurse Evaluator

Reports to:      TBI/NHTD Lead Regional Resource Development Specialists

Grade:                Level 8

FLSA Status:    Exempt

 

Job Summary:  The NE must be an experienced professional with demonstrated skills and a dedicated commitment to work to support seniors and individuals with disabilities who wish to live in community-based settings.

Responsibilities:

The NE is responsible for:

  • Completing the H/C-PRI and SCREEN , the Uniform Assessment System-New York(UAS-NY) and other clinical assessments as requested by NYSDOH for potential waiver participants, as needed
  • Conducting annual level of care (LOC) assessments for wavier participants as needed
  • Consulting with the RRDC on medically complex cases

Qualifications:

  • Licensure / Certifications
    • a current New York State licensed registered professional nurse with two years’ satisfactory professional experience working with individuals with disabilities and/or seniors in a community setting; and
    • b) New York State certified to complete the Hospital and Community Patient Review Instrument (H/C-PRI) and SCREEN, the Uniform Assessment System-New York(UAS-NY) and other clinical assessments as requested by NYSDOH for potential waiver participants, as needed
  • Working knowledge of services and supports available through Medicaid, Medicare and/or other third party payers
  • Excellent clinical assessment, screening, and interviewing skills;
  • Excellent organizational and training skills;
  • Recognized skill in coordinating activities, evaluating data, and establishing priorities;
  • Ability to negotiate and resolve conflict;
  • Ability to multi-task;
  • Excellent screening and interviewing skills;
  • Excellent problem-solving, and conflict resolution skills;
  • Ability to coordinate activities, evaluate data, and establish priorities;
  • Professional experience working with people with disabilities, cognitive deficits and/or seniors;
  • Working knowledge of community-based resources for individuals with disabilities and/or seniors;
  • Successful experience developing relationships with institutional and/or community-based organizations;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Sufficient technical skills to complete assessments, analyze data and prepare accurate and concise reports;
  • Ability to analyze medical histories and patient data to formulate service recommendations and assess eligibility for community based care;
  • Collaborating with the Open Doors Transition Center;
  • Computer proficiency; Microsoft Word, Excel, WinZip;
  • Clean driver license, reliable transportation