The Behavioral Health Nurse Auditor is prepared for the role through a detailed, well-defined training process, gaining knowledge and skills in methods for review of the record and other provider documentation, application of appropriate screening guidelines, and use of the documentation format tailored to the Clients requirements.
Primary functions are to plan, develop, implement, evaluate, organize and direct home care services with the interdisciplinary team including physician, patient/family, and referring agency; and administer skilled nursing care for clients of all ages in their place of residence and assume the responsibility for the total provision of care.
The Nurse Practitioner in collaboration with a physician, provides for the expansion of individualized primary healthcare services by diagnosing and treating certain acute or chronic health conditions.
Document the evaluation, identified problems, goals, and treatment plan. Document daily subjective and objective findings, treatment administered, changes in the patients condition and the patients reaction to treatment. Document daily minutes and charges for patient evaluation and treatment.
In this role, the selected candidate will provide therapeutic treatment and instruction to patients in accordance with physician orders to improve/restore strength, coordination, range-of-motion and function or teach compensation measures.