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Fallon Health Enrollment RN- Assessment Visits- Summit Elder Care - Home office Base! - Central MA !!! in Worcester, Massachusetts

Overview

About Summit ElderCare :

Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon’s PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.

Fallon Health Vaccination Requirements:

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, members and communities we serve, Fallon Health now requires all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status. As of 2/1/2022 all roles not designated as “Remote” require full COVID-19 vaccination and Fallon Health will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.

Brief Summary of Purpose :

The Enrollment Coordinator RN follows leads for prospective PACE enrollees provided by the outreach team from initial home visit through enrollment, obtains the initial clinical, financial and social information needed to complete clinical eligibility assessments, assuring that prospective enrollees meet the eligibility requirements for the PACE program, and presents information to the Interdisciplinary Team in an accurate and concise manner. The RN keeps the team informed of issues that affect enrollment decisions and maintains data; reports to Site Director with the support of the SE Senior Enrollment Coordinator RN.

Responsibilities

Clinical eligibility assessment

  • Responds to individual inquiries regarding Summit ElderCare, including but not limited to, phone calls, web site inquiries, home visits, hospital and nursing home visits. 

  • Reviews the enrollment process with potential members/families/referrers.  

  • Completes the MDS, estimates whether individual meets clinical criteria for enrollment, and enters MDS into the Virtual Gateway.

  • Communicates with the Interdisciplinary Team to provide information for enrollment decisions and provides ongoing communication with referral sources, potential enrollees/families during the intake process.

  • Coordinates and communicates necessary information about potential enrollees to the Summit Site Director on an ongoing basis.

  • Provides referrals to other programs for individuals not appropriate for SE and for those who choose not to enroll.

  • Facilitates weekly enrollment meetings.

  • Keeps informed of NaviCare eligibility requirements and makes referrals as appropriate.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Degree in Nursing, BSN preferred

License/Certifications:

  • RN, current license to practice in Massachusetts

  • Valid Driver’s License and Clean Driving Record Required

Experience:

  • 2 years’ experience working with the elderly, preferably in a community setting

  • Knowledge of Medicaid eligibility requirements desirable

  • Case management experience desirable

About Fallon Health

Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit fallonhealth.org.

Fallon Health provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

JT18

Location US-MA-Worcester

Posted Date 2 months ago (11/30/2021 3:59 PM)

Job ID 6267

# Positions 1

Category Care Coordination

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