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MDS Coord/Nurse

Company: Elderwood at Williamsville
Location: Tonawanda
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Job Description:

This job is located in Williamsville.Join Our Team: Are you looking for a new start? A great opportunity awaits with Elderwood! Overview: Elderwood at Williamsville is seeking a MDS (Minimum Data Set) Registered Nurse that is collaborative and detail oriented.We are willing to train the right candidate for this role.Position Overview:

  • The MDS Coordinator supports the PPS nurse in completion of PPS and/or OBRA assessments for both subacute and long-term care as required as well as any additional departmental tasks designated by PPS Nurse as needed. Employee Perks!: Consistent work and holiday rotations to provide you with a great work/life balance, Friendly and supportive staff, Generous PTO & holiday package, Increased Wages, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, NEW Weekly Pay Schedule!, Truly make a difference in our residents' lives while providing top notch care Responsibilities: MDSNurse Coordinator Responsibilities:
    • Supports and assists MDS/PPS Nurse as directed.
    • MDS submission and completion.
    • Conducts resident interviews.
    • Assists with utilization management.
    • Participates in record gathering for requests received.
    • Issues notices of non-coverage.
    • Management of state case mix process.
    • Utilizes electronic timekeeping system as directed.
    • Recognizes and follows the dress code of the facility including wearing name tag at all times.
    • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of all policies and procedures and ability to reference them.
    • Follows policy and procedure regarding all electronic devices, computers, tablets, etc.
    • Supports and abides by Elderwoods Mission, Vision, and Values.
    • Abides by Elderwoods businesses code of conduct, compliance and HIPAA policies.
    • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor, management staff or Administrator. Qualifications:
      • Licensed Professional Nurse (RN licensure preferred) with current license in state employed.
      • Knowledge of MDS/PPS completion, coding and submission requirements.
      • Demonstrated knowledge of state Medicaid RUGS III classifications systems, Medicare PPS program, RUGS IV classification/reimbursement systems.
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Previous LTC and MDS experience preferred.
      • State PRI Assessor Number preferred.
      • Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination.Employees may request a medical exemption from vaccination. EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Keywords: Elderwood at Williamsville, Tonawanda , MDS Coord/Nurse, Healthcare , Tonawanda, New York

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