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LPN - MDS Nurse - Resident Assessment Coordinator 


About the Organization CommuniCare Family of Companies is a privately held, multi-faceted healthcare management company in operation since 1984 that specializes in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and rehabilitation units. Our company's historic passion for excellence is evident in every facet of our service continuum. We are leaders in the long-term care industry and operate over 40 facilities across Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Missouri, employing more than 7,000 dedicated care personnel. We're excited about your interest in joining CommuniCare and your desire to uphold our mission of Caring with Purpose and Caring with Pride.  

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MDS / Resident Assessment Coordinator - LPN
Part Time Position, Variable Hours

Chardon Healthcare Center is proud to be part of the CommuniCare family of companies. We currently have an opening for an LPN with MDS experience! Candidate must be thoroughly familiar with MDS 3.0 system.

The successful candidate for the MDS / Resident Assessment Coordinator position will have a current LPN license and Long Term Care experience. The MDS Coordinator must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to multitask and oversee functions at the facility on a daily basis. 1 - 2 years of MDS experience is required, preferably in a Long Term Care or Rehab environment.

The position of MDS Coordinator ensures a coordination of quality care to residents, from pre-admission through discharge. A primary focus is the resident assessment process, which includes individual assessment, MDS assessment, and resident plan of care. The MDS Coordinator manages the resources provided to residents and coordinates the entire continuum of care.

The MDS Coordinator's responsibilities include:

  • Provide accurate documentation of all services in order to assure accurate reimbursement from all payor sources.
  • Ensure that needed resources are available and that quality care is delivered to all residents
  • Coordinate professional nursing care to residents.
  • Coordinate the development of a written care plan and assessment for each resident and review and revise as appropriate.
  • Work with established departmental, center and corporate policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program, and safety environment.
  • Participate in and provide scheduled training, educational classes, and orientation programs to maintain licensure of self and certification of team members and enhance quality of care.

If you meet the requirements below for MDS Coordinator / Clinical Reimbursement Specialist, and are interested in this opportunity, please respond to this ad with your letter of interest for immediate consideration.

 

Position Requirements
  • Must be a state-licensed LPN
  • Must have Long Term Care experience
  • Must have 1 - 2 years MDS experience
  • Must be knowledgeable of long-term care nursing and medical practices and procedures
  • Must have excellent customer services skills and teamwork attitude.
  • Must be experienced with MDS 3.0 system
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to multitask and oversee functions at the facility on a daily basis.
  • Must be able to work independently and make decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
  • Basic computer literacy and skills
 

Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  

Location Chardon Healthcare Center  

Shift Various Shifts  

Experience Level 1 - 2 Years  

Education Level Associate's Degree  


This position is currently not accepting applications.

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