• Quality Assurance/Performance Improvement Registered Nurse/RN for Home Health/Hospice

    Category
    Nurse
    Job ID
    2018-4151
    Type
    Full Time 40
    Location Name
    Corporate Office - Wilsonville
    # of Openings
    1
    Address
    25117 SW Parkway
    Days of the week working
    Monday through Friday
    City
    Wilsonville
    State
    Oregon
  • Overview

    Now Hiring!

    Full-Time Home Health Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Registered Nurse

    Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday

    Signature Healthcare at Home - 25117 SW Parkway Suite F - Wilsonville, Oregon 97070

     

    This position is responsible for implementing the Company’s continuous Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) Home Health/Hospice plan and program. The QAPI Coordinator provides support to the QAPI Manager. The role works collaboratively with all members of the Quality team and will support initiatives that aim to strengthen the organization’s QAPI activities and regulatory compliance. The QAPI Coordinator will have responsibility for auditing, reviewing and assessing/ trending data related to regulatory compliance and QAPI, as well as helping with implementation of corrective action plans and development of policies and procedures to address deficiencies within these programs. The role assists the QAPI Manager with compliance-related education efforts and with any quality improvement projects within the Quality programs.

    Responsibilities

    • Fulfills the QAPI program’s audit requirements
    • Participates in the organization-wide Quality Committee and review of all monthly, quarterly, and annual reports related to QAPI Program efforts
    • Participates in the analysis of statistical reports based on the results of utilization reviews, clinical record audits, post-payment compliance audits, customer satisfaction surveys, and the continuous quality management plan
    • Assists in the root cause analysis, development and implementation of corrective action plans for trends and deficiencies identified through utilization review, clinical record audit, third-party payer-claim denials, client satisfaction surveys, and the continuous quality management plan
    • Assists in the development of plans of action, quarterly reporting, including process of care investigation, performance improvement plans, best practice implementation and monitoring, and project evaluation
    • Effectively assists clinical providers in problem solving and serves as a resource to achieve positive outcomes
    • Participates in accreditation activities as well state and federal survey preparedness and follow up
    • Participates in the development of clinical data to be utilized for standardized outcome management
    • Identifies patients with highest risk factors to proactively improve outcomes
    • Ensures the accuracy of OASIS, HIS, process and outcomes by educating staff, performing documentation reviews, training and monitoring documentation
    • Assists in the execution of new and updated best practices with local agencies and provides education to field staff as needed
    • Keeps all data collected centralized and organized manner for prompt retrieval
    • Develops agenda for Quality Committee and facilitates meeting
    • Assumes accountability and responsibility for accuracy or quality assessment data
    • Participates in orientation to the program, regulatory compliance, and the clinical documentation system (in conjunction with super users)
    • Participates in required clinical and quality meetings.
    • Supports mission, values and goals of Signature

    Qualifications/Skillsets

    • Current Registered Nurse licensure from an accredited nursing school
    • Bachelor’s degree preferred
    • Prefer experience (2+ years) in a medical, surgery, hospice or home health setting
    • Prefer experience with quality and/or process improvement
    • Self-directed, able to work independently and demonstrates high level of motivation
    • Superior organizational skills and ability to prioritize appropriately
    • Strong working knowledge of Federal, State regulations in Home health and hospice
    • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively, both in written and verbal form
    • Ability to analyze and present data in a clear, understandable way
    • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), with ability to utilize spreadsheets and manipulate data
    • Demonstrated ability to complete work through collaborative efforts with a broad group of individuals
    • Ability to complete work and meet deadlines

     

    Please apply on line for this position here:

     

    https://careers-4signatureservice.icims.com

     

    Lee Whitlock

    Signature Services – Director of Recruiting
    Tel: 971-224-2512 |C: 503-329-2802 | F: 1-866-859-5350

    LWhitlock@4signatureservice.com|www.4signatureservice.com

    Hospice | Home Health | Home Care

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