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Henry Ford Health System Home Health Care- Quality Improvement Nurse-RN-Detroit in Detroit, Michigan

For some people, compassion isn’t just a feeling, it’s a lifestyle.

Henry Ford Home Health Care is one of the most prestigious home health care groups in the country, providing compassionate care to our families, friends, and neighbors throughout southeast Michigan in the communities we live and work in.

Do you enjoy one-to-one individualized care? Helping patients manage their care at home through interdisciplinary collaboration? Building relationships, teaching and making a difference with patients and their families? Serving your community? If so, Henry Ford Home Health Care may be the career choice for you. At Henry Ford Home Health Care we are proud of our nurses and the quality of care they provide.

Our health system thrives on teamwork, and we know our employees achieve the greatest results when they are working together for a common goal - to provide care for our patients. If you enjoy working in a collaborative environment then we have a job for you!

General Summary:

  • Under the supervision of the branch/therapy manager, utilizes knowledge and application of nursing principles to review clinical documentation for accuracy, thoroughness and appropriateness.

  • Assists data entry operators with issues regarding coding and deciphering data to be entered to create the plan of treatment (485) and other needed documents.

  • Assists leadership in ensuring that staff have submitted client documentation in a timely manner.

  • Assists with multidisciplinary communication of referrals and related information.

  • May provide direct patient care to client in the home.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Successful completion of an accredited licensed practical nurse program required; registered nurse program preferred.

  • Current licensure by the State of Michigan as a licensed registered nurse is required; registered nurse is preferred.

  • NAPNES certification or successful completion of a pharmacology exam required for all licensed practical nurses.

  • A minimum of two years clinical medical-surgical experience and prior home care experience required; quality assurance experience preferred.

    Overview

    Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health

    care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes

    the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health

    insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory

    network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a

    full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care.

    The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600

    employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The

    health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com.

    Benefits

    Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or

    making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry

    Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice

    Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are

    dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance

    and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an

    employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program

    (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness

    and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other

    benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits.

    Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

    Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
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