Self motivated, goal driven, and detail oriented Quality Assurance Registered Nurse experienced in Hospice, Rehabilitation, Telemetry/Stepdown, MR/MI, proficient in Hospice guidelines with CMS/CHAP/State/NHPCO, researching law at local, regional, state, and federal levels, auditing, program development, communication with Interdisciplinary Groups from multiple states/regions, and management of staff.
Multi-state: RN Auditor, Educator, Compliance and QAPI program creator and facilitator, Oversight and training of five QA RNs, COPs/LCDs/State/NHPCO/Medicare Benefit/CHAP Regulations and Guidelines Proficiency, Process Algorithm Creation, Assuring appropriate level of cares for terminally ill patients, Collaboration with IDG team weekly and leadership biweekly, corrective action plan creation and implementation, performance improvement plan creation, implementation, and closing, CMS reporting elements, ADR review and prevention
ECG monitoring, Care-plans, Admissions, Transfers, Discharges, Deep Suctioning, Picc Line Care, Pain management, IV placement/Therapy, Tube feedings, Death, Orders, ACLS, IV Drip Monitoring
Charge Nurse, Wound-care, Hospice care, Admissions, Discharges, Death, Deep Suctioning, Picc line care, Pain management, Daily staff assignments, Tube Feedings, Emergent Transfers, Veterans Program, Daily Nursing Care (Medications, dressings, care plans, documentation, collaboration of care.)
Vital Signs, Glucose Monitoring, ADLS of patients, Phlebotomy, ECG's, Order Processing, HBOC proficiency, Admissions, Computer Processing of MD Orders
Daily care for MR Client.
Accelerated 15th month program
Missouri and Illinois RN Licensure Obtained
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