MDS Nurse / Charge Nurse
The MDS / Charge Nurse shall have the primary responsibility for fulfilling / overseeing the various components of the MDS assesment process in addition to performing the duties of the charge nurse as needed / scheduled.
The MDS / Charge Nurse shall:
- Gather information on the facility's current patients for future assessment, including physical and mental states.
- Assess charts and communicate with health care teams to create applicable health care plans for their current and incoming residents.
- Coordinate the provision of the facility's services to its residing residents.
- Observe and document the pricing and effectiveness of these services.
- Conduct new resident assessments, such as the Rapid Assessment Process (RAPS), to help stabilize and improve the practices of the facility.
- Provide OBRA (Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1987) assessments to ensure that the facility complies with Medicaid or Medicare standards.
- Act as the main communicator between the insurance professionals and management officials at their facility.
- Perform the duties of Charge Nurse as required / scheduled
- Must have and hold a current valid RN License. (BSN Preferred)
- Must have experience with MDS in a Long Term Care Skilled Nursing setting.
- Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 40 lbs.
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North Canton, OH
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:12:24 PDT