Continuing Healthcare Nurse

Continuing Healthcare Nurse

Job Title: Continuing Healthcare Nurse
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: £290 - £315 per day + Expenses
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CHC RGN MH_1562754422
Contact Name: Liam Molesworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2019 11:27

Job Description



Band 6 - £290 - £315 per day

3 Month Contract

Woodrow Mercer are currently looking for CHC Nurse Assessors from all registrations to work on a 3 month contract for an NHS organisation in the West Midlands.

Your role will be to act as an Interim Band 6 CHC Nurse who will have the following day-to-day responsibilities;

  • Undertake statutory CHC and FNC reviews and ensure that client's needs have been met and progressed through the appropriate care pathway within agreed timeframes.
  • Ensure all reviews, reassessments include appropriate reports and evidence to support the level of care needs identified within the Health Needs Checklist / Decision Support Tool / Needs Portrayal process.
  • Adhering to NMC standards for record keeping using MNC number where appropriate
  • collating evidence and information for the Decision Support Tool and liaising with the multidisciplinary team in order for a team recommendation to be made for eligibility for Continuing Healthcare funding.
  • Present information for panel deliberation.
  • Promote and support implementation and set up of Personal Health Budgets.
  • Coordinate and facilitate 'fast track' patients in line with operational policy and within agreed timescales.
  • Ensuring the patients that are eligible receives a package of care or placement appropriate to their needs ensuring best value
  • Work within the National Framework for Continuing Healthcare and NHS-Funded Nursing care.
  • Case Management of allocated clients.

The minimum requirements for this position include;

  • Experience working within a CCG/CSU organisation.
  • Qualified RMN/Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • At least 2 years experience working within Continuing Healthcare
  • Extensive knowledge of the National Framework for Continuing Healthcare
  • Confident with completing 3-5 DST's per week
  • The ability to work both independantly and in a team environment

Why Woodrow Mercer?

  • Market Leading daily rates (Woodrow Mercer can guarantee the best daily rate from any agency for the job)
  • You will be represented by consultant's who have an in depth understanding of Continuing Healthcare
  • Referral incentives if you successfully introduce Woodrow Mercer to a contractor. (£50 - £300)
  • Free CHC events/Training
  • Flexible contracts with 1 week notice period

If you would like to apply for these positions then please don't hesiate to submit a CV below or for a confidential phone call Liam Molesworth on 0121 265 4445 for further information.