Welcov Healthcare MDS Coordinator in South Dakota
Description: Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) looking for a new opportunity? Do you enjoy assessments of patients? Would you like to impact the success of the business? Take your Registered Nurse (RN) knowledge and experience and become an MDS Coordinator today! This is a traveling role that will work for Welcov Corporate.
The MDS Coordinator is a Registered Nurse (RN) responsible for assuring the timely completion of accurate assessments and interdisciplinary care plans that meet Federal and State guidelines. The MDS Coordinator identifies resident acuity and needs, helping to determine specific care needs and communicating needs as well as expectations to families and responsible parties. This role is responsible for completing assessments, Minimum Data Set (MDS) and care plans for all residents assigned. The MDS Coordinator will monitor the completion of MDSs by other disciplines within timeframes prescribed by regulatory guidelines. This position will advise supervisor of incomplete and/or untimely assessments by disciplines other than nursing. The MDS Coordinator will ensure accurate, timely completion of the MDS/RAPs/Triggers sheet for assigned residents. Use your Registered Nurse (RN) knowledge to initiate care plans and supporting activities that will result in best possible outcome for assigned residents as well as review resident accidents to ensure care plans reflect changing needs.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) license
One year of previous experience in long term care environment
Knowledge of MDS and Care Plan process
Point Click Care software experience preferred
Equal Opportunity Employer—M/F/D/V
We conduct drug and alcohol testing as allowed by applicable state law.
Overtime Status: Exempt
Job Title: MDS Coordinator
State: South Dakota