Quality Nurse

Expiring today

Recruiter
Masonicare
Location
Wallingford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Closes
Oct 23, 2017
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
RN Oasis Review (700342)

Masonicare Home Health and Hospice - Wallingford, CT

FULL TIME / 40hrs

The RN OASIS Review assists with all activities related to the review of OASIS documents, utilization management, and coding of patient records.

RN OASIS REVIEW - ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Reviews OASIS assessment documents for accuracy, consistency and supporting documentation.

Discusses any noted documentation discrepancies with clinical supervisors and clinical staff as appropriate.

Uses Strategic Healthcare Programs software to support review of documentation.

Evaluates patient plan of care at start of care.Compares plan with utilization guidelines where available and reviews with SCSs and or clinicians as indicated.

Regularly communicates with primary care clinicians and/or branch supervisor regarding evaluations of patient progress, prompt action when any change in the patient's condition is noted or reported, and termination of care when goals of management are attained.

Participates in quality and committee activities as necessary.

Provides appropriate documentation and OASIS education as indicated.

Participates in branch staff meetings at a minimum of 4 times per year.

Performs other duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of State and Federal regulations on home health care.

Case management, Discharge Planning, or Managed Care experience preferred.

Ability to use a Personal Computer preferred.

Maintains current Drivers' License and auto insurance.

Possess reliable transportation (Exception: Employees who utilize public transportation-Supervisory approval required).

AND

Current Connecticut Professional Clinical License (RN) AND

A minimum of three (3) years experience in clinical practice and at least one (1) year experience in a Medicare Certified home health care organization preferred.

Bachelor's Degree preferred, or demonstrated leadership with supervisory experience.

ICD-10 Coding experience

OASIS certification preferred and required within the first year or as determined by the supervisor.

Job ID:

SDL2017