RN Assessor

Queens, NY

Responsibilities

 

 

 

 

  • Work in collaboration with the Housing Provider Team and RN to formulate specific clinical summary documentation and recommendations about class members’ transition to their own apartment.
  • In collaboration with the Social Work Assessor, provide professional expertise necessary to make determinations regarding class member’s eligibility.
  • Perform health assessments based on reports from a doctor along with records and medical provider by approving or denying services eligibility.
  • Make recommendations related to the care needs regarding the class member’s health and safety welfare.
  • Work in collaboration with the Housing Provider Team and the LCSW to formulate specific clinical summary documentation and recommendations about class members’ transition to their own apartment.
  • Maintain up-to-date charting and other documentation as required.
  • Perform periodic home visits on class members, to further assess the client’s functioning in the community.
  • Provide crisis intervention, including emergency hospital admission support. Actively participate in team meetings.
  • Coordinate medical/medication services with external providers including primary care and behavioral health clinics, doctors, psychiatrist, and pharmacies.
  • Maintain scheduled assessment appointments booked with class members within a certain number of days from an In-Reach contact with them. Perform other duties as assigned.

 

 

 

Requirements

 

 

 

 

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree required.
  • Must be a graduate of an Accredited School for Nursing with NYSED license.
  • Certification in geriatric nursing, preferred.
  • Previous experience in primary and behavioral health intake assessment.
  • 5+ experience working with older adults with serious mental illness preferred.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 2/6/2019
Salary Open






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