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Uniform Assessment System (UAS) ASSESSOR - RN
Ref No.: 18-18990
Location: Brooklyn, New York
• Description:
-Responsible for the completion of UAS Initial Assessments and Reassessments based on NY State requirements and guidelines and training provided by Magellan Health 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 Magellan Health 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.

- 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).

Minimum 1 years clinical experience with focus in UAS Assessment
*UAS Assessor experience is required

Location: Candidate will be assigned to any of the following cities: Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan or on occasion to Westchester. THESE ARE FIELD EMPLOYEES THAT WILL BE DRIVING FROM LOCATION TO LOCATION. Mileage reimbursed at a rate of $.54/mile.
*This is not a telephonic role. They are in house visits. Will be required to report to the office located in Brooklyn once a month.

Hours: The position is M-F with the typical hours of 9am - 5pm; however there is some flexibility with the hours.
Duration: Temp to hire
Degree: Associates
RN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure - Care Mgmt (Required)
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.