CHC Lead Nurse Assessor
LocationThurrock CCG, Civic Offices 2nd Floor, New Rd,, RM17 6SL
TypePermanent Full time
Posted byNHS Jobs
Date Posted12 Apr
Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is looking to attract an enthusiastic Nurse wishing to develop their career in Continuing Healthcare.
Working as part of a dedicated team of specialist CHC nurse assessors, the successful candidate will implement the National Service Framework (NSF) for NHS Continuing Healthcare (CHC) and NHS Funded Nursing Care (FNC) for residents within the responsibility of NHS Thurrock CCG. The post holder will have a continuing responsibility for a defined caseload including the completion of National Framework assessment tools in conjunction with individual/family and Multi-Disciplinary Teams (MDT), review and assess a client’s eligibility for NHS CHC and FNC.
Knowledge and experience of the national framework for continuing health care would be an advantage, though on the job training will be provided.
Excellent communication, computer and time management skills are required, to ensure assessments are completed to ensure the CCG fulfils its local and national obligations for the people of Thurrock.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated nurse looking to develop their assessment and decision-making skills. If you would like an opportunity to discuss this post further, please contact Maria Whelan on: 01375 365815.