RNAC - LTC (Full Time)
Drives financial reimbursement for the care provided at facility by assessing the physical, cognitive/mental and functional status of the patient/resident and completes MDS (Minimum Data Set) assessment tool as required by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS).
• Completes, assigns and oversees MDS/RAI completion for timeliness and accuracy in order to receive maximum financial reimbursement. Transmits facility MDS to NJ State Department of Health as required.
• Communicates effectively with admissions dept., interdisciplinary team, patients/residents and family members to obtain necessary information to complete accurate assessment.
• Educates LTC staff on documentation requirements as identified. Oversees and audits quality indicators on MDS completion from other sources.
• Participates in interdisciplinary utilization review committee meetings to influence length of stay.
• Contributes to the development of the plan of care for each resident/patient.
Position Qualifications Required / Experience Required:
Three years professional nursing experience.
One year MDS experience required.
Subacute/long-term care or med-surg preferred.
Computer proficient in MDS software, preferred.
Diploma RN or Associate’s Degree required.
New Jersey Registered Nurse License.
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