Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services is now accepting applications for a Nursing Services Surveyor Consultant (NSSC) in Omaha, NE! Are you a current Registered Nurse? Do you have experience working with long term care facilities? Apply now for a wonderful opportunity to inspect these facilities with your expert knowledge and experience as a registered nurse to ensure the facilities and health care services are maintaining compliance with state and federal regulations. DHHS State of Nebraska values our employees as well as a supportive environment that strives to promote Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging. We recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job qualifications and at all levels without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or genetics.
Hiring rate of position: $23.203 - $29.004/hour, pay rate based on years of RN work experience.
Location of position: Lincoln NSOB
Work schedule: Monday - Thursday, 7am - 5:30pm Examples of Work :
Performs state and federal surveys of long term care facilities including interviews, record reviews and observations of resident cares- feeding, bathing, grooming, medication administration, meal preparation, serving of meals, donning and doffing of PPE, infection control practices, wound care and treatment, transfers, respiratory treatments, peri and incontinence cares and all other aspects of the skilled nursing facility to ensure compliance with both state and federal regulations. Qualifications / Requirements :
REQUIREMENTS: Post high school coursework/training in professional nursing AND experience in hospital, public health or nursing administration, teaching or surveying health care facilities. A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a registered nurse in Nebraska. Valid Driver's License.
PREFERRED: Recent long term care/LTC experience. Wound Nurse experience, Competency Testing Experience (RN LPN NA MA)MDS/RAI knowledge or ANACC certification and/or Care Plan experience, Infection Control or Infection Prevention Control Knowledge or certification preferred. QA/QAPI experience Director of Nursing (DON), ADON, Chief Nursing Officer, Executive Nurse, Corporate Nurse Consultant, Nurse Supervisor, Unit Manager or other supervisory experience preferred.
OTHER: Must maintain RN licensure- unencumbered and in good standing Frequent overnight travel required- at least 2 weeks per month. Must be able to work at least one weekend/Sunday shift per quarter as required. Must be able to work 10 hour shifts, travel in a car up to 2 hours per day. Must be able to carry a laptop or tablet computer and perform and document observations of wound care, dining services, kitchen services, infection control, etc. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Must have good assessment skills, good documentation skills, must be able to communicate through verbal and written communication. #cb
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