The RN MDS Coordinator assists the Director of Nursing and the RN Assessment Coordinator with ensuring that documentation in the center meets Federal, State, and Certification guidelines. The RN MDS Coordinator coordinates the RAI process assuring the timeliness, and completeness of the MDS, CAAs, and Interdisciplinary Care Plan.
Assists the center in assuring adherence to Federal and State regulations and certification.
Actively participates in the regulatory or certification survey process and the correction of deficiencies
Reports trends from completed audits to the Quality Assurance Committee
Assures the completion of the RAI Process from the MDS through the interdisciplinary completion of the plan of care.
Initiates and monitors RAI process tracking, discharge/reentry and Medicaid tracking forms through the PointClickCare system.
Follows up with staff when necessary to assure compliance to standards of documentation.
Graduate of an approved Registered Nurse program and licensed in the state of practice required.
Minimum of 2 years of nursing experience in a Skilled Nursing Facility preferred. Excellent knowledge of Case- Mix, the Federal Medicare PPS process, and Medicaid reimbursement, as required. Through understanding of the Quality Indicator process. Knowledge of the OBRA regulations and Minimum Data Set. Knowledge of the care planning process.