Nursing Home Quality Improvement Advisor - RN/LPN (Central/South Indiana)

Nursing Home Quality Improvement Advisor - RN/LPN (Central/South Indiana)

QSource | Indianapolis, IN, 46218, US

Posted a month ago

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Full Time Remote position-(preferably residing in Central/Southern Indiana)

General Purpose of Position:

Qsource is seeking a Quality Improvement (QI) Advisor experienced in nursing homes. This position entails working directly with multiple nursing homes on improvement efforts in infection prevention, quality measures, educational needs and survey preparedness. This job is an integral part of a team that works with individual nursing homes as well as corporations and other partners to improve the quality of care in nursing homes.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

* Maintain a working knowledge of Quality Improvement principles including process and systems improvement and incorporate them into daily functions.
* Supports quality of healthcare provided by nursing homes and other providers by identifying opportunities for improvement and providing technical assistance customized to the needs of each provider.
* Actively participate in national, regional, and team educational events/workgroup calls/webinars to maintain the knowledge base required to support providers and other healthcare stakeholders.
* Provide technical assistance to providers in the effective use of data through data reporting, interpretation of performance metrics, provision of feedback to providers, translation of results into actionable improvement steps, and ongoing intervention performance measurement strategies.
* Facilitate Quality Improvement teams with internal and external customers to design and implement interventions to reach targeted goals.
* Assist in forming and executing educational events to convene providers, provide education, and promote peer sharing.
* Works with Program Director on a monthly/quarterly basis to coordinate deliverable reporting to contracting organizations for their respective task area as needed.
* Work closely with external team consultants, the Marketing and Communication Specialist Point of Contact (POC), team analyst and other internal staff as needed to enhance improvement efforts.
* Contribute to project documentation through Salesforce, Smartsheet, and contract management tools.
* Establish and maintain effective relationships with healthcare providers and related groups.
* Participate in continuous quality improvement/ISO activities as required per Qsource policy.
* May serve as Team Lead for a specified task area and needs to demonstrate an understanding of the clinical aspects and evidence for the measures and clinical best practices.

Education and Experience:

* Licensed Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse required.
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred.
* Minimum of two (2) years experience in the nursing home setting.
* Recent nursing home work experience required.
* Familiarity with nursing home regulations is essential.