CHC Nurse Assessor

Recruiter
Randstad Care
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
24 Nov 2020
Closes
28 Nov 2020
Ref
1835842167
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Are you an experienced CHC Nurse Assessor, passionate about ensuring patients receive high levels of quality care? If so, an established CHC team in Warwick is looking for a CHC Nurse Assessor (RMNRGN/LD) for a 3 month interim contract, conducting live assessments and appeals in the .

If you are a CHC Nurse Assessor looking to work remotely from home we would love to hear from you.

You will be working within a supportive team with stable and committed leadership team which is focused on improving health outcomes for the local population, this role is available nationwide due to the working from home element.

As a Band 6 CHC Nurse Assessor you will be responsible for determining the eligibility for NHS Continuing Healthcare funding through new assessments, review assessments and appeals, in accordance with the National Continuing Health Care Framework.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week. This role will run until at least February 2021.

The successful candidate can expect attractive pay rates of £38-40 per hour.

Benefits of working for Randstad as a CHC Nurse Assessor:
CHC recruitment specialists
An unlimited referrals incentive, giving you a £300 voucher for every nurse you refer to us
A free and full range of mandatory training, including safeguarding, infection control etc.
Support and training in association with RCN on need to know topics, such as NMC revalidation
One committed and dedicated point of contact

The responsibilities of the CHC Nurse Assessor will include:
Determine the eligibility of NHS CHC funding through DST assessments, reviews and appeals
Working closely with families and patients to ensure the timely completion of assessments
Making recommendations to appropriate CCG's and CSU's, and writing up cases to be presented at panel meetings
Joint working, developing strong links health and social care colleagues, to ensure effective working
Liaising with local authority teams to discuss any joint-funded applications/reviews
Arranging and taking part in Continuing Healthcare assessments with other members of an MDT

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
Strong understanding of the CHC National Framework
Highly motivated and able to work autonomously
Excellent written and verbal communication
Excellent people management skills with the confidence to work with individuals with varying clinical conditions

The minimum requirements for this role are:
- NMC registered
- Nursing qualification (Mental Health/General/LD)

Randstad Nursing are a specialist nursing recruitment agency. Our specialist CHC consultants work with Continuing Healthcare teams across England. Whether you are looking for an interim post close to home, or nationally, we are able to assist you with a dedicated point of contact to provide support and guidance.

*** Do you know a CHC Nurse Assessor looking for a new role? If so, Randstad offer a fantastic unlimited referral scheme which offers £300 in Love to Shop vouchers for any person you refer to us who we place into work. Get in touch for more information ***

If you wish to apply for this role or would like to discuss any of the other opportunities we have then please contact Amie on .

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.