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As a Compassus nurse, you have the autonomy to utilize your nursing skills. You are invited into patients homes and lives during trying times and have the honor to become a trusted face. For many of our team members, this is more than a career it s a calling.
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others? Join our team today as a Quality Assurance Nurse to positively impact the experiences of patients and families.
As the Quality Assurance Nurse, you are responsible for the quality of care provided to hospice patients, families, and staff. You will monitor documentation, compiles regular reports, and works closely with the agency Director Clinical Services. S/he is responsible for applying the rules and regulations of state and federal regulatory agencies and other certified agencies.
Knowledge and Skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Required: Registered Nurse licensed in the state of practice, 3 years of clinical experience.
Preferred: BSN strongly preferred but other degrees given consideration; experience in quality assessment, quality management, or data analytics a plus; experience with electronic medical records systems a plus.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percentage.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from leaders, patients, colleagues, physicians, investors, and the general public. Strong written and verbal communications.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, or schedule form. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to think critically and perform continuous in-depth clinical/business process reviews.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite is required, specific experience and comfort in Microsoft Excel is a plus.
Understanding and acceptance of hospice philosophy. Must be of high integrity including maintenance of confidential information including all personnel and patient records. Ability to work a flexible schedule, to include some evenings and weekends. Must be able to travel. Strong organizational, interpersonal, and time management skills.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations
Must be a Registered Nurse licensed in the state of employment. Must have a valid driver s license and auto liability insurance.
Other Skills and Abilities
Ability to understand, read, write, and speak English.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a colleague to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the colleague is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk and hear. The colleague frequently is required to stand, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The colleague is occasionally required to walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and taste or smell. The colleague must frequently lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those a colleague encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
There will be possible exposure to infectious diseases through working with clinical caregivers. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Compassus, including all Compassus affiliates, does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
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