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QA Home Health Registered Nurse

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The Quality Assurance Nurse is a professional RN who’s responsible for analyzing data integrity and consistency of OASIS documentation, evaluations and routine visit notes when needed. This position will ensure appropriate ICD-10 coding and sequencing and will work with clinical staff to clarify documentation and data integrity issues.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES-

  • Reviews all Nursing Charting assessments to ensure appropriateness, completeness, and compliance with federal and state regulations and organization policy.
  • Ensures appropriate ICD-10 coding and sequencing as it relates to the patient’s medical condition, including any co-morbidities.
  • Consults with appropriate clinical staff to clarify any data integrity issues and works with clinician to make appropriate corrections per organization policy.
  • Reviews visit utilization for appropriateness of care guidelines and patient condition
  • Notifies organization leadership of problematic trends as a result of QA review.
  • Works with managers to address trends that affect the agency’s outcome and process measures noted during QA review.
  • Participates in Quality Improvement and Corporate Compliance activities as assigned.
  • Assists with other chart audit activities as assigned.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing professional publications.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS-

  • Registered Nurse with current license to practice professional nursing in the state of Illinois.
  • Four (4) or more years of clinical home health experience required. Oasis review experience required. 
  • Minimum of Two (2) yeard of QA experience.
  • Knowledge of CHAPS and JCAHO.
  • Working knowledge of OASIS and ICD-10 coding. OASIS certification preferred; OASIS Home health ICD-10 coding certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of federal regulations and state licensure requirements.
  • Working knowledge of computer systems.
  • Possess and maintains current CPR certification.
  • Excellent coordination and communication skills.
  • Detail oriented and able to work with minimal supervision.

BHHN offfers a competetive benefits package:

Health and Dental benefits covered at 100% along with Vacation and Sick days.

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