KEPRO Clinical Assessor RN - (Hybrid Role within West Virginia) in Martinsburg, West Virginia
Following a 2022 merger of CNSI and Kepro, Acentra Health combines clinical services, technology solutions, and data analytics to accelerate better health outcomes. This is a great time to join our team of passionate individuals working together to pursue the most effective solutions to today’s complex healthcare challenges. Our culture is fueled by passion and driven by purpose.
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Clinical Assessor (RN)
Are you an experienced Clinical Assessor looking for a new challenge?
Do you value care management and quality improvement?
Are you motivated, energetic, and excited to become part of the Acentra Health team?
If so, you might be our next new team member!
Acentra Health is seeking an RN to work within the West Virginia Aged and Disabled Waiver (ADW) Pre-Admission Screen (PAS) programs. The ADW RN performs education and initial/re-evaluation assessments of Aged and Disabled Waiver participants for the purpose of determining Program Medical Eligibility.
** Please note that this job will require driving and this indvidual will perform field assessments covering Berkeley, Jefferson, Morgan, and Hampshire. Best city locations include Martinsburg, Shepherdstown and Berkeley Springs.
In this role, you will
Conducting ADW Assessments: You will be responsible for traveling to designated locations to conduct thorough ADW assessments, meticulously documenting your findings within specified timeframes. Your focus will primarily be on field assessments in the designated coverage counties.
Efficient Assessment Scheduling: You will play a key role in scheduling ADW assessments, ensuring that they are coordinated and carried out within the established timelines.
Participation in Inter-Rater Reliability Activities: You will actively engage in inter-rater reliability initiatives, contributing to the consistency and accuracy of assessment procedures across the team.
Involvement in Denial Hearings: When required, you will take part in denial hearings, leveraging your expertise to provide valuable insights during these proceedings.
Collaboration with Physicians and Facilities: Effective communication will be a key aspect of your role, involving contacting physicians and facilities to verify and validate medical information.
Additional Assigned Duties: As needed, you will undertake various other duties as assigned, supporting the overall operational efficiency and effectiveness of the team.
To thrive in this role, you should have
Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience with the aging population or with persons with disabilities (preferably working within the West Virginia's (Aged and Disabled Waiver program and Aged Disabled Waiver CareConnection©).
Familiarity with West Virginia Aged and Disabled Waiver Policies: The ideal candidate should demonstrate a strong understanding of the policies and procedures associated with the West Virginia Aged and Disabled Waiver. Willingness to travel to both homes and facilities is essential.
Accurate Medical Assessment: Candidates should possess the capability to precisely evaluate medical conditions, symptoms, and functional capabilities.
Educational Background: A Nursing degree is required, with a preference for a Bachelor's degree.
Valid West Virginia Registered Nurse License: All applicants must hold a valid Registered Nurse license for the state of West Virginia.
We know your time is valuable and we thank you for applying for this position. Due to the high volume of applicants, only those who are chosen to advance in our interview process will be contacted. We sincerely appreciate your interest in Acentra Health and invite you to apply to future openings that may be of interest. Best of luck in your search!
The Acentra Health Talent Acquisition Team
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Acentra Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law.