Maximus is currently looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Assessors to join our growing team. As a Nurse Assessor, you will conduct person-centered assessments in accordance with contract directives, company processes, and contract requirements.

*Must be able to commute into and cover one of the following counties within the state of Maine:  Androscoggin, Kennebec, Cumberland or York.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for completing medical and/or behavioral health assessments within contract requirements
  • Conducts on-site, video call and/or telephonic assessments to determine an individual’s needs for services and supports, eligibility, level of care or related outcome
  • Perform all job duties in compliance with Person First standards, HIPAA guidelines, and company confidentiality policies and procedures
  • Travel may be required based on program contract requirements

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge and understanding of medical and/or behavioral health diagnoses and prescribed medications
  • Knowledge of community support programs, long-term care assessment and level of care in medical, behavioral health or related programs, preferred
  • Ability to collect data, define problems, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and meet timelines

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • LPN License in the state of Maine or hold a compact licensure
  • One (1) year of clinical experience providing/exposed to long term care
  • Regional travel is required to perform in-person assessments