MDS Coordinator-Part time

Saint John, Indiana, United States Part-time

Providence Life Services offers a full range of services for families who need retirement living, assisted living, rehab, skilled nursing, and more. Park Place of St John, located in St John, Indiana is seeking a part-time MDS Coordinator to coordinate its reimbursement efforts, develop and complete the resident assessment in accordance with state regulations, and do so in accordance with the facility.

Description

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.

This position is part time, working 1 or 2 days/week and as needed.

Skills necessary

  • Registered Nurse OR LPN in the State of Indiana with active, unencumbered license.
  • Previous experience in long term and sub -acute care for 2-4 years.
  • MDS 3.0 certification required.
  • Extensive working knowledge of RUGS.
  • RAC-CT certification strongly preferred
  • Familiar with reimbursement system of Medicare and Medicaid/CMS.