|Job Type||Full Time – 40hrs week|
Position Overview: Is responsible for the coordination and final review of the MDS and Care Planning Process along with the Interdisciplinary team in accordance with State and Federal regulations, utilization review, and selected Quality Improvement initiatives.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Demonstrated ability to write NCP-MDS, perform utilization review, experience Quality Improvement methodology.
Education and/or Experience: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing. Two years of experience in Long Term Care. 1-2 years of recent MDS experience.
Supervisory Responsibilities: Responsible for managing the MDS team.
Language Skills: Ability to read, write and speak in English. Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
License, Certificates, Registration: Current license as a Registered Nurse in Michigan. AANAC MDS Coordinator Certification or successful completion within six months of hire.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and depth perception.