MDS Coordinator

Job Description

Cherokee County Health and Rehabilitation Center is seeking a full time MDS Assistant.

- Monday - Friday 7:00a to 3:30pm
- Must be available to work some weekends or holidays if needed
- Must have a current Alabama LPN or RN license and be up to date with MDS certifications

The MDS Coordinator is to provide leadership to our skilled nursing facility in the management of the Minimum Data Set (MDS) and utilization management processes in accordance with all current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations and the facilities established policies and procedures. To assure compliance with regulatory agencies and generally accepted clinical standards, responsible for coordinating, recording, updating, and monitoring all Minimum Data Set documentation required by state and other appropriate authorities.

The primary purpose of the MDS Coordinator is to record, update and monitor all MDS documentation required by state and other appropriate authorities. To develop and coordinate nursing care plans from MDS/RUG category, analyze assessment data independently for complex resident problems and identify early subtle changes that formulate RUG categories and effect resident care. Electronically transmit the data in a timely manner and communicate effectively with other members of the healthcare team to create and carry out resident healthcare plans.

Full time employees are eligible to receive benefits such as:
- Health Insurance with BCBS of AL
- Dental, vision, accident, cancer, disability, life and other elective insurances
- Accrued PTO
- 7 paid holidays
- Onsite daycare for employee's children

Type: Full-time

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About
Cherokee County Health and Rehabilitation Center

Cherokee County Health and Rehabilitation Center (CCHRC) has served Cherokee County and surrounding areas since 1960. We offer a 185 skilled-bed nursing home, facility dedicated to providing quality long-term care, dementia and rehabilitative services and health care education to our residents and the citizens of Cherokee County. Located near Weiss Lake, in the heart of Cherokee County, CCHRC has well-trained, caring and dedicated staff with resident care being our top priority.

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