• Per Diem Quality Assurance Nurse (RN)

    Job Locations US-MI-Jackson
    Job ID
    2018-6852
    Category
    Nursing - Registered Nurse
  • Overview

    Great Lakes Caring understands that the value and quality of our care relies upon the ability and satisfaction of our employees. We prioritize patient care and employee satisfaction above corporate profitability. Because our core values underscore the foundation of our culture, we created I Am Great Lakes Caring to ensure that every employee embraces and is committed to our company's focus and mission. If you share our commitment to delivering superior quality care and loving where you work, then we invite you to join our team of compassionate professionals.

     

    JOB OVERVIEW:

     

    I am committed to quality. It is at the core of everything I do and every decision I make.

     

    The Quality Assurance Registered Nurse coordinates performance improvement for branch office activities in tandem with the clinical staff. The Quality Assurance Registered Nurse uses a variety of skills to determine the care and services rendered to patients are efficient, effective, and appropriate to attain desired patient care outcomes, billing, and regulatory requirements.

     

    My commitment will include:

    • Acting as a mentor with clinical field staff in education and feedback on the quality of clinical documentation.
    • Performing review of new patients’ OASIS data to assure accurate and completion of information.
    • Assisting with the development of tools to perform consistent quality monitoring of patient care, including but not limited to OCS reports, deficiency reports, clinical record review forms, and billing audit.
    • Performing coding of all 485’s for billing in conjunction with admission review with the clinical staff or other designee.
    • Coding ICD10 for all patient diagnoses with clinician and physician input for all certified patients.
    • Reviewing start of care assessments, OASIS, and admission documentation for accuracy and completion.
    • Participating in performance improvement activity and special audits as requested or assigned by the Quality Assurance supervisor or director.
    • Assisting clinical staff in with case conferences.
    • Assisting with tracking to ensure billing occurs timely and meets prospective payment and other regulatory guidelines.

     

    Qualifications:

    • Education: RN graduate of an accredited program. BSN preferred.
    • Licensure: Current State license as a Registered Nurse.
    • Experience: 1-2 years of experience as a registered nurse in an appropriate clinical care setting or home health environment preferred. ICD 10 Coding Certification required within 12 months of hire.
    • Skills: Nursing skills as defined by accepted nursing standards. Requires interpersonal skills and ability to manage patient care episodes.
    • Transportation: Reliable transportation.

     

    I am committed to a caring culture that embraces teamwork and supports the employee.

     

    At Great Lakes Caring Home Health and Hospice we want you to love your work and the people you work with, while making a positive difference in the lives of patients. That is why a career at Great Lakes Caring offers:

    • A new challenge that allows you to make your work meaningful
    • Competitive compensation based on experience
    • A full line of benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance
    • Paid vacation and holidays
    • Opportunities for advancement within our organization
    • Tuition reimbursement and certification testing to help you reach your goals

     

    COMPANY OVERVIEW:

     

    I am committed to integrity, efficiency and the highest ethical standards.

     

    Great Lakes Caring Home Health and Hospice is one of the nation’s leading providers of in home health care. Since 1994, Great Lakes Caring has dedicated its resources to providing value-based, high quality care wherever our patients call home. Great Lakes Caring’s primary focus is to provide superior quality health care to those we are honored to serve, utilizing state-of-the-art technology and innovative processes which drive extraordinary patient outcomes. With locations across the country, Great Lakes Caring provides the right care, at the right time, in the right place. Great Lakes Caring is committed to being a great place to work for employees, and is the recipient of Fortune Magazine’s Best Workplaces in Healthcare and Best Workplaces for Millennials awards, in addition to being recognized as a National Best and Brightest Company to Work For.

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