Fallon Health RN Home Care Coordinator - Growing PACE program - Amherst NY in Amherst, NY, New York

Overview

Fallon Health Weinberg is a partnership between Fallon Health of Massachusetts and Weinberg Campus of Erie County, New York. Fallon Health Weinberg offers a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) and a Managed Long Term Care (MLTC) plan to serve the health needs of dual-eligible residents of the Western New York counties of Erie and Niagara. Fallon Health Weinberg expands the choices that residents of Erie and Niagara Counties have when it comes to high-quality, affordable health care.

Founded in 1977, Fallon Health provides health care services designed to meet the unique and changing needs of all they serve. It consistently ranks as one of the nation's highest-rated health plans, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).* Fallon Health coordinates care with its Senior Care Options/Special Needs Plan for dual-eligible people who are 65 and older. Fallon Health has operated a PACE program in Massachusetts for more than 20 years and is the largest PACE program in New England and sixth largest nationally.**

Weinberg Campus has been providing needed services to the elderly for more than 100 years, through both community-based programs and nursing facility care. It is a renowned geriatric education and training institution offering the widest range of housing and care options available on one campus.

The two parent companies, Fallon Health and Weinberg Campus, have demonstrated consistent commitment to providing an array of solutions that make high-quality, integrated and affordable care more accessible to the poor, disabled and senior populations within the communities they serve.

Position Purpose: We are searching for an RN who will be responsible for the effective management and delivery of direct nursing care to PACE participants in any setting utilizing nursing process and adhering to standards of nursing practice

Qualifications

Education: Graduate of accredited school of Nursing.

License: Current RN license in the State of New York.

Certification: CPR certification, or willingness to be certified within 60 days of hire.

Experience: At least 2 years of recent experience in the direct care of adults or chronically disabled persons with at least one year caring for the frail or elderly. Ambulatory or Homecare experience preferred.

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Job ID 5366

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Category Nursing