QI Nurse

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT

PURPOSE OF YOUR JOB POSITION

The primary purpose of your job position is to assist in the planning, organizing, and gathering of data for Quality Improvement in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and localstandards, guidelines, and regulations, and under the direction of the Administrator/DON, and within the individual’s scope of practice, as applicable.


MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Listed below is an outline of the duties and responsibilities that you will be required to perform as you are delegated the authority, responsibility, and accountability to carry out your assigned duties.

Although your job description is broad, every effort has been made to make this outline ascomplete as possible. However, we must emphasize that you may be required to perform other related duties and activities as directed by the Administrator/DON.

  • Assist in planning, organizing, and gathering of data for use in the facility’s established Quality Improvement Program
  • Assure that department personnel, residents, visitors, etc. follow the facility’s established policies and procedures, to include safety rules and regulations, at all times as delegated and under the supervision of the Administrator/DON
  • Provide information on the facility’s established department policies & procedures to personnel, residents, visitors, family members, etc. as assigned or directed by the Administrator/DON
  • Ensure that resident rights to fair and equitable treatment, self determination, individuality, privacy, property, and civil rights, including the right to wage a complaint, are followed by all department personnel per the established procedures of the facility
  • Meet with department personnel on a regularly scheduled basis to assist in identifying, targeting, and correcting problem areas, and/or the improvement of services as directed by the Administrator/DON, in accordance with established policies/procedures, and within individual’s scope of practice, as applicable
  • Provide facility staff with information on QI policies and procedures, indicators, and outcome measures through utilization of established facility program and plans
  • Assure that your work area is maintained in a clean, safe manner by assuring that necessary equipment and supplies are maintained to perform duties
  • Attend and participate in your professional associations’ activities and programs, etc. to assure that you keep abreast of current regulations and guidelines, as well as professional standards
  • Other duties as may become necessary and appropriate within the individual’s scope of practice, as applicable, or as directed by the Administrator/DON
  • Participate in Quality Improvement Committee Meetings and preparation of agenda items and reports as necessary for the meeting. Take minutes of QI meetings and prepare for final typing of such as directed by the Administrator



Full-Time
QA - Quality Control, Professional Services, Other
Experience: Not Specified
01/16/2018

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