MDS Coordinator - RN (Part-Time)

Homer Glen, Illinois, United States Part-time

In 1960, the first completed Providence building was dedicated.  If was full from the very beginning.  Decade by decade this ministry has grown to provide more services in more locations to more people.  Today, Providence Life Services offers Independent Living in apartments and townhomes, as well as Assisted Living, Memory Support, short-term post-acute Rehab services, and long-term Skilled Nursing Care in our senior communities in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan.  We also offer home-based services, including Private Duty, Home Health and Hospice through Providence At Home.  If you are wondering if Providence Life Services is the company you want to work for, ask our employees.  Many have stayed at Providence for decades, and we’re proud of our staff retention. 

 Victorian Village in Homer Glen is seeking a part-time MDS Coordinator-RN to develop and complete the resident assessment in accordance with state regulations, and do so in accordance with the facility.

Description

At this time, PLS is seeking a part-time MDS Coordinator-RN to coordinate its reimbursement efforts. Daily functions of the position include:

 

  • Develop preliminary and comprehensive assessments of nursing needs of each resident.
  • Ensure that an initial resident assessment is completed within 14-days of admission.
  • Ensure that quarterly and annual resident assessment and care plan reviews are made on a timely basis.
  • Inform all assessment and team members of the requirements for accuracy and completion of the resident assessment (MDS).
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident information.
  • Ensure MDS and care plans are current in resident medical records.

Skills necessary

  • Registered Nurse in the State of Illinois with active, unencumbered license.
  • Previous experience in long term and sub -acute care for 3-5 years.
  • MDS 3.0 certification preferred.
  • Extensive working knowledge of RUGS.
  • RAC-CT certification strongly preferred
  • Familiar with reimbursement system of Medicare and Medicaid/CMS.