Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 12:55 AM
The Care Management Nurse, MDS Nurse works the RAI process and conducts assessments and care plan coordination for those residents assigned. Somr responsibilities of the MDS Nurse RN include: Coordinates scheduling the RAI process with the interdisciplinary team. Completes the MDS, CAA's and care plans within regulated time frames. Assesses resident through physical assessment, interview and chart review. Interviews and discusses resident care needs with responsible party. Discusses resident care needs with care givers, including physician, nursing, social services, therapy, dietary, and activity staff. Reviews information from hospital, consults and outside agencies and uses such information in the completion of the assessment and care planning. Coordinates, identifies, and/or initiates significant change MDS' Is prepared to conduct PPS meetings maintaining MDS assessments per Medicare schedule and maintains PPS board for monitoring of Medicare days and RUGs utilization in the absence of the Care Management Coordinator Education and/or Experience: Knowledge of the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) process, including the principles the Prospective Payment Process (PPS) strongly preferred. Experience as an MDS Nurse Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: Registered Nurse, RN or Licensed Practical Nurse with a valid license preferred.
• Location: Saginaw
• Post ID: 46487637 saginaw