RNs to Administer Assessments - As Needed, Contract Work

11 months ago(2/10/2017 9:35 AM)
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If you would like to partner with a company that nurtures their commitment to public service, is passionate about what they do, is committed to advocating for vulnerable populations while making a difference in the lives of the citizens in our communities, then a position as a part-time independent contractor may be a perfect fit for you! This is a wonderful opportunity to work independently while providing a valuable service to the residents in your community. 


After reviewing the independent contractor position below, please submit your resume and one of our Recruiters will happily check to see if we have anything available in your area of the State.   Your phone calls are also welcome.  Call 877-431-1388 and ask for the Recruiting Department. 


Ascend contracts with Tennessee Registered Nurses across the state.  Independent contractors administer assessments on individuals who have had a medical level of care denial for long-term care services and for whom an appeal has been requested.  These assessments are instrumental as they will give Ascend the needed information to make a level of care determination for use by Bureau authorities. 


We are looking for quality driven, person-centered professionals who possess the passion, experience, and skills to administer these assessments. 


This is contract work and clinicians are compensated for each completed assessment. 

Essential Duties

Administer on-site assessments for individuals with medical conditions based upon review of records, completing a comprehensive functional assessment, including direct and in-depth observation of Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) and conducting an interview with the individual and family member and/or significant caregiver.    


Administer and submit completed assessments following Federal HIPAA regulations and Ascend's HIPAA related requirements, procedures, and policies.


Complete on-site assessments within the respective timeline specified by Ascend

Education and Experience Requirements

A Tennessee Registered Nurse with a minimum of two (2) years of experience providing medical care and services to individuals.


Home Health experience isn’t required but is a plus. 

EEO Statement

A committed and diverse workforce is our most important resource.

MAXIMUS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity, drug free Company.

MAXIMUS provides equal opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disabled status.


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