Home Care Quality Improvement Coordinator

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 169638-1A
Date Posted: Jul 29, 2021
Category: Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome To Beth Israel Lahey Health at Home. Our team provides high-quality home care and hospice services by partnering with physicians, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities to provide specialized care to patients in the comfort of their own home. Our team of nurses, therapists (physical, occupational, and speech), medical social workers, and home health aides work together to devise and implement a compassionate care plan that is expressly tailored for each patient.

About the Job

The Quality Improvement Coordinator serves as a resource for a clinical interdisciplinary team to facilitate and support quality improvement efforts and compliance with regulatory requirements. Analyzes documentation to ensure OASIS accuracy and care plan integration. Monitors clinical processes and outcomes and partners with Clinical Manager to identify opportunities for improvement. Acts as liaison between the business and clinical departments to resolve billing issues. Participates in other Quality Improvement activities as assigned.

Full time, 40 hours per week, day position

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

  • Graduate from an accredited program in Nursing or Physical Therapy
  • BSN or related degree preferred.
  • COS-C certification preferred or attain within 1 year of employment

Licensure, Certification & Registration:

  • Must have an active Massachusetts license in Nursing or Physical Therapy

Experience:

  • Minimum of two years as a field clinician in a certified home health agency.
  • Quality Improvement experience desired.
  • Coding experience a plus.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of federal and state regulations pertinent to home health.
  • Strong assessment skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to mentor and educate clinical home care staff both onsite with patients and in the office setting.
  • Organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Well-developed written and communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Team Player.

Benefits offered for any position with over 20 scheduled standard hours:

  •  Voluntary Insurance choices for Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Auto and Home, and Pet Insurance available
  • Lahey Outpatient Pharmacy Benefits
  • 403B
  • Paid Time Off or (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for 20 hours or more per week after 1 year of continuous benefits eligible employment

 

 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.