Registered Nurse (RN) - MDS Coordinator
Company: Elderwood at Amherst
Posted on: September 13, 2021
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Elderwood at Amherst is seeking a MDS (Minimum Data Set) Registered
Nurse that is collaborative and detail
We are willing to train the right
candidate for this role.
candidate will have knowledge of current state, federal, and CMS
regulations, and be able to relate professionally, positively, and
cooperatively with staff, residents and family members.
Those in MDS coordinator jobs are
ultimately responsible for adequately assessing nursing home
residents’ needs, and coordinating personalized, resident-driven
care based on those assessments.
Attention to detail is critical in this
role. This is a DAYS
MDS Nurse Coordinator
reviews and/or completes the MDS/PPS components of the facility
based MDS/PPS Programs.
and/or oversees completion of all Medicare PPS MDSs and/or OBRA
assessments for both subacute and long-term care.
the schedule for completion of the Medicare required assessments
setting the completion date to maximize reimbursement and RUGs
categories for each individual assessment.
as support/liaison to the business office coordinator and/or
designee in determining eligibility for Medicare and tracking
Medicare days in the facility.
as facility contact with Managed Care program to ensure appropriate
authorization and reimbursement for facility services
Knowledge of and management of NYS RUGs III case mix for Medicaid
with Medical Records and therapy staff in preparing records for CMS
and various entities for pre and post-pay record reviews, ADR
requests and appeals processes.
Professional Nurse, Licensed in NYS.
PRI Assessor Number a plus.
of MDS/PPS scheduling, completion, coding and submission
verbal and written communication skills.
knowledge of NYS Medicaid program, Medicare/PPS program, Managed
Care programs, RUGs Ill and RUGs IV classification and
reimbursement systems, Part A coverage guidelines and documentation
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.
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