Job Overview

Surveys home care programs throughout the United States.  Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine home care organizations’ degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems.  Engages home care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance.  Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points.  Effectively communicates this information to home care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style.  Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.

 

Master’s prepared registered nurse with a minimum of five years of recent clinical and management experience in a home care setting and knowledge of the Joint Commission accreditation process.  Experience working in a Medicare Certified home health agency is required.  Experience working for a home medical equipment provider with experience in a variety of durable medical equipment and oxygen delivery systems, pharmacy services, or home infusion is preferred.  Ideal candidates will have experience in a culturally diverse work environment; fluency in Spanish is a plus.  The team players we select to take on these highly visible, challenging roles will have strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills, expertise in interviewing, and PC proficiency.  You must also be able to lift 25 lbs., climb stairs and ladders, work in setting with infectious diseases, and travel nationwide 100% of work time.  Part time positions require two weeks or three weeks per months of availability and intermittent positions require one consecutive week of availability. Training date to be determined.