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McLaren Health Care Coord MDS in Port Huron, Michigan

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

RN will work with residents, their family and

the facility staff to coordinate care received by all disciplines throughout

the course of their stay. The

Coordinator will complete the MDS utilizing current RAI manual guidelines and

oversee accurate and timely completion of all Medicare residents’ MDS

assessments. The coordinator will act as

resource for the Medicare MDS Case Manager RN’s, LTC nurses and all others

requiring MDS support. The MDS

coordinator will work in collaboration with the rehab director and nurse manager

in an effort to provide excellence in the quality of care and customer service

delivered by Marwood Nursing & Rehab.

JOB SPECIFIC TASKS & ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • MDS Case Managers will coordinatecare for their assigned resident using a holistic approach.

  • They will collaborate with the entireinterdisciplinary team and act as liaison to families, physicians and home careagencies as needed.

  • They will evaluate all aspects ofcare and be the primary team member with an all inclusive head to toe knowledgeof the resident’s medical condition and educational need.

  • They will act as a resource to thefloor staff i.e. nurses, nurse aides, therapists, social workers and dieticians toprovide education, role model and assist in care delivery as needed.

  • The will play an active role inthe discharge process and will coordinate the discharge intent notice with thevariety of disciplines.

  • They will assess the medical needsof the resident prior to discharge to make sure all educational opportunitieshave been addressed.

  • They will attend resident careplan meetings representative of nursing.

  • They will meet with the nursemanager, rehab director, social workers and dieticians daily for a brief updateso there is a steady flow of communication amongst all team members.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.Adheres to McLaren Health System Standards of Conduct, facility’s policies and procedures as well as federal, state, and local regulations. Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduate

from an accredited school of nursing.

Must

be currently licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse and hold a valid Michigan State License.

Satisfactory

performance in staff or charge nurse roles for a minimum of 2 years.

Be

MDS 3.0 certified (or equivalent)

Must

demonstrate competence in assessment skills and computer literacy.

Possess

good organizational ability

Possess

good oral and written communication skills

Job: Nurse

Primary Location: Michigan-Port Huron-Marwood Nursing & Rehab

Organization Marwood Manor Nursing & Rehab

Employee Status Regular

Shift Day Job

Job Type Standard

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 20004601

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