SD- Minimum Data Set Coordinator (MDS) RN - LTC 12.3.20

Custer, SD

*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements.
The Minimum Data Set Coordinator assures that the federally mandated MDS/RAI process is completed accurately and timely for the state of South Dakota. This position plays a critical role in maximizing the highest potential reimbursement for the financial viability of the facility, development of the total plan of care for each resident and the survey process, and ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations.Job DescriptionJob DescriptionEssential Functions:Assesses prospective residents in conjunction with other team members.Assist with Development of Restorative Nursing programs. Monitor implementation, carry through into RA flow sheets and care plans. Track programs and document evaluation of program at least on a quarterly basis.Complete interdisciplinary chemical review sheets for all patients on psychotropic drugs to evaluate for side effects, possible dose reductions. Communicate with team and to physician if needed.Completes accumulative diagnosis( ICD 10 codes) listing upon admission and updates diagnosis quarterly. Monitor for appropriate diagnoses with medication. Input changes as needed.Completes all nursing related RAP assessments and provide documentation for follow through to care plan.Identify Patients requiring scheduled toileting programs/bladder retraining. Implement and ensure documentation of evaluation to program.Inputs MDS assessments into the Accucare computer system, transmits to State/CMS, and obtains receipt of validation.Inputs and updates documentation for monthly ADL flow sheets.Manages the care plan process. Assures timeliness of care plan meetings. Oversees gathering of information for assessments and care plans. Updates care plans as needed following care plan meetings.Medicare Utilization/ tracking: Track Part As patients, days of service, days remaining, RUG scores, selective assessment dates, and 30 day window. Collaborate with therapy department.All other duties as assigned.  Required:Certification - Registered Nurse (RN) - South Dakota Board of NursingPreferred:Education - Bachelors degree in NursingCertification - Resident Assessment Coordinator-Certified (RAC-CT) Certification - Accredited University or accredited training professionals
Required Qualifications
General Certifications(ACLS,BLS/BCLS,PALS,NRP,ATT)

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