OASIS Nurse Specialist, Home Health

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-703750
    • Job Location: Lombard, IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 12/04/2019
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description

Help us change the face of serious illness by joining our team as an OASIS Nurse Specialist with our Home Health Department

With 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illness. JourneyCare serves 13 counties in the Chicago area and northern Illinois and is the largest provider of hospice and palliative care in Illinois. The agency also provides services that include JourneyCare House Calls, Chronic Care Management, JourneyCare Choices and Home Health - serving patients at all stages of serious illness. JourneyCare is dedicated to enriching lives through expert, compassionate care and empowering patients and families to live with dignity, on their own terms. We are more than just a career choice - be part of a culture where you can make a difference.

Position Overview:

The OASIS Nurse Specialist provides compliance support with all mandatory quality reporting requirements. This position is responsible for review of OASIS and Plans of Care regarding appropriateness, completeness, and compliance with federal and state regulations and Agency policy.

Experience and Skills

Job Requirements:

  • Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in state of Illinois
  • Minimum of 2 years as a registered professional in the healthcare field
  • Minimum of 1 year in home care
  • Knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid regulations
  • Ability to communicate effectively across organization; with patients, volunteers, and other customers
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced and changing environment with multiple priorities and objectives; to operate with a sense of urgency while maintaining flexibility and effectively managing priorities meeting deadlines
  • Ability to maintain organizational confidentiality which includes, but in not limited to, information about patients/families, volunteers, employees, donors and Agency processes
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, patient database, internet, e-mail), voicemail
  • May be required to lift up to 25-50 pounds

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • OASIS certification (HCS-O, COS-C)

Visit our careers website to apply for this position, read about our comprehensive benefits and learn about what it’s like to work at JourneyCare. Our team members make a difference! https://www.journeycare.org/careers