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Registered Nurse (RN) - Home Health Quality

Prisma Health
Columbia, SC 29201
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BSN Preferred
Current South Carolina RN license required
1 year of experience required

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for assisting the Agency maintain its compliance with all regulatory requirements and the quality and performance improvement plan. 

All team members are responsible for bringing life to our Purpose Statement – Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference – through every action and every interaction at work. 


Administrative Responsibilities: Submits all paperwork and documentation according to agency policy. As directed, performs chart audits and participates in quality improvement projects.  Maintains patient confidentiality.

Clinical Responsibilities: Provides orientation to new clinicians, and ongoing education to support staff, related to Home Care and Hospice CMS Conditions of Participation, infection control and agency policy and procedures related to quality assurance and compliance.  May include dual home visits for the purposes of training and evaluation.  Reviews plans of care and physician orders for completeness and accuracy.

QA Responsibilities:  Reviews and audits clinical documentation for data integrity and compliance to State and Federal, and Joint Commission requirements. Provides feedback to staff and managers.  Assists in developing and implementing performance improvement plans.  Responds to requests for external auditors, i.e. PGBA, RAC, to maximize revenue. Manages the Hospice Information System, collecting and reporting required data to CMS.

Professional Responsibilities: Tracks patient complaints, incidents and quality outcomes for home health, hospice, and private services (HH Compare, HO QAPI, Patient Satisfaction). Provides reports to Director of Quality and Performance Improvement Committees. Maintains the highest level of professionalism and conduct at all times. Follows agency policies and procedures.

Team Responsibilities: Promotes and maintains teamwork with co-workers, peers, and managers regarding patient care and agency functions. Attends team meetings. Assists agency in maintaining Joint Commission Accreditation, Medicare Certification and Licensure survey readiness.

Accepts assignments outside normal duties when such fulfills an agency need.

Assists the Director of Quality as needed.


Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing program approved by the South Carolina State Board of Nursing required. Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.

Experience: At least one year experience in Home Health or Hospice required; QA and PI experience preferred.

Licensure: RN license. 

Special Training: Proficiency with Microsoft Office software and data entry and creating reports, electronic patient medical record systems, and knowledge of CMS regulatory requirements for Home Care and Hospice




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Posted: 2020-05-15 Expires: 2020-08-02

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