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Director of Quality Assurance

KeystoneCare Home Health

City:  WYNDMOOR  |   State:  PA  |   Country:  USA  |   ZIP Code:  19038
Job ID Number:  NW053118  |   Posted:  05/31/2018

Job Summary:

Director of Quality Assurance

 

The Director of Quality Assurance is responsible for reviewing clinical documentation for established quality standards and overseeing the chart audit process. He or she is responsible for reviewing ICD-10 coding of admissions and OASIS management. The Director of QA works directly with QA RNs and also with clinical field staff by mentoring and working with RN Case Managers for utilization of services, case conferences and other clinical questions. Occasional supervisory field visits are required. The Director of QA is also responsible for assisting in the hiring, orientation and development of new RN Case Managers/QA RNs.

Responsible as a member of the interdisciplinary and clinical management teams to the Executive Director for the provision of services information and related liaison/admit activity, implementation, delivery, coordination and supervision of home health and hospice services delivered to patients in their homes or facilities, respective team members, consistent with hospice policies and procedures. Manages, promotes, and coordinates the compliance and regulatory requirements of the QAPI committee process.

Qualifications: The qualifications are: 1) Registered Nurse with a current license to practice in the state of PA; 2) Minimum of two years of QA-RN experience in a home care setting; 3) Baccalaureate or Master’s degree in nursing or a diploma from an accredited school or nursing; 4) HCS-D (Home Care Coding Specialist – Diagnosis) certified preferred. 5) 5 years clinical Registered Nurse experience; 6) 2-3 years’ experience in homecare including palliative care preferred; 7) Knowledge of Medicare State and Federal home health regulations; 8) Experience with OASIS-C1; 8) Proven ability to provide clinical leadership with multi-disciplinary teams.

KeystoneCare is a Medicare Certified, CHAP Accredited, DPW licensed, independent home care and hospice agency. Our community focused, not-for-profit agency provides comprehensive nursing and rehabilitative services to chronically and terminally ill patients in their homes and in our 20-bed residential hospice facility located in Wyndmoor, PA.

We offer an attractive compensation and benefits package and a 403b Retirement Savings Plan. KeystoneCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace

Job Type: Full-time