Close to 30 Nurses Receive OASIS Certifications

May 04, 2016

WETHERSFIELD – Nearly 30 registered nurses employed by Hartford HealthCare at Home recently obtained their OASIS certification, announced Kathy DellaMura, RN, BSPA, CMC, vice president, Clinical Services, Hartford HealthCare at Home, which is based in Wethersfield.

OASIS (the Outcome and Assessment Information Set) is a data set required for use in home healthcare agencies to measure outcomes and processes. To achieve the Certificate for OASIS Specialist-Clinical designation, individuals must pass an extensive exam to demonstrate and establish their expertise and commitment to OASIS data accuracy.

Hartford HealthCare at Home registered nurses who recently achieved this certification include: Susan Arietti, Holly Bessoni-Lutz, Kathy Blair, Devon Boardman, Kristen Boucher, Jessica Chattelle, Nathan Collette, Heather Dill, Amy Emanuel, Jillian Fishbein, Carla Hoefer, Melinda Jarjura, John Levis, Anne McBride, Gloria Meier, Anne Micele, Nicole Mott, Kelly Ann Nablo, Michele Parker, Joan Pethigal, Paul Pisano, Brandy Ryan, Andrew Sokolski, Maureen Tacy, Judith Thibodeau, Leah Tirado, Amy Trowbridge, Casey Warga and Heather West.

“We must continue to invest in our staff so that they have the education and tools needed to provide the best possible care and outcomes to those patients and families we serve,” said Michael Soccio, RN, MS, vice president, Hartford HealthCare Community Network.

Hartford HealthCare at Home, a Hartford HealthCare Partner, helps people live independently at home by providing nursing, rehabilitation and additional services such as social workers, registered dietitians, home care aides and personal care attendants. The Hartford HealthCare at Home team works closely with the family and the physician to develop and follow a personal care plan.

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