Quality Assurance Specialist RN
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 3/17/2020

Job Description

Horizon Specialty Hospitals

8550 S. Eastern Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89123


Position Summary:

The Quality Assurance Specialist RN is responsible for the overall patient care experience and coordination of the hospital quality/performance improvement program; includes risk management duties; assure hospital-wide compliance to State, Federal, and Joint Commission standards.

  • Possess strong interpersonal skills and is able to communicate effectively with all department levels.
  • Previous experience in healthcare and at a least a basic understanding of quality assurance activities.
  • Understands facility policies and procedures as well as state and federal regulations.
  • Assists the Administrator and Director of Nursing with the coordination of the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) Committee meetings and activities. 
  • In collaboration with the Executive Team, coordinates tracking and reporting of outcomes, and follow-up of corrective action plans.
  • Analyzes and interprets data to determine quality of patient care and to identify problems, patterns, and high-risk activities.
  • Identifies applicable licensure and accreditation regulations and standards.
  • Participate in and assist in preparation for all quality and accreditation audits and surveys.
  • Assists staff in identifying training needs; trains on purpose, scope, administration, and practice of Continuous Quality Improvement.


  • Must have a current and unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license valid in Nevada
  • Must have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in healthcare
  • Bachelors Degree in Nursing preferred
  • Certified Professional Hospital Quality (CPHQ) Certification a plus



All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes: 

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!


*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:012530 | 90760 - Horizon Specialty Hospital of Henderson

Job Snapshot

About Us

Horizon Specialty Hospital of Henderson is a long term acute care hospital for patients requiring extended hospitalization to meet their medical and rehabilitation needs. Our services include: High observation unit, intense respiratory care including vent management and weaning, telemetry services, rehabilitation, dialysis and wound care.