The challenges of affordable healthcare continue to create new opportunities. Elderplan and HomeFirst, our Medicare and Medicaid managed care health plans, are outstanding examples of how we are expanding services in response to our patients' and members' needs. These high-quality healthcare plans are designed to help keep people independent and living life on their own terms.
Assessment Quality Review Specialist and Staff Educator is responsible for quality assurance, accuracy and overall integrity of the UAS-NY assessment data and visit documentation completed by core team nurses as well as, business partners’ nurses. This responsibility is fulfilled by performing assessment audits, identifying trends that require staff retraining, and implementing corrective action plans in collaboration with Clinical management staff. The position is also responsible for ongoing orientation, training and education of Assessment Nurses conducting UAS-NY assessments. He/She will participate in establishing educational modules for staff orientation and re-training. Position requires to travel as part of ongoing orientation, training and education, as well as to perform UAS-NY assessments on an as needed basis.