MDS Assessment Nurse

Wesleyan Homes - Georgetown, TX (30+ days ago)2.9


Wesleyan Homes Inc. is hiring a Full Time MDS Assessment Nurse for its Skilled Nursing Building.

Located in beautiful Georgetown Texas, Wesleyan Homes has served Central Texas since 1962. Since then, Wesleyan Homes has built a new generation of facilities while continuing its rich reputation for providing incomparable services to senior adults.

Wesleyan Homes offers rich benefits which include 401K match, medical, dental, and much more. Apply online or call Human Resources at 512-863-9511 ext. 309.

The MDS Assessment Nurse:
QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be a registered or licensed vocational nurse in the State of Texas with a current license
Three years of MDS/Assessment experience
Must possess leadership ability and the willingness to cooperate with other department heads
Ability to organize, plan and direct nursing service
Must possess proficient computer skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality in all resident and staff matters
Valid Driver’s License

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Sits, stands, bends, stoops and walks intermittently during the workday
May push and pull carts and wheelchairs
Ability to lift moderate weight

AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Assist in scheduling of MDS assessments to ensure compliance with federal and state requirements
Review and certify completion of MDS assessments
Transmit MDS assessments to secure data repositories as required by federal and state regulations
ESSENTIAL FUNCTION / DUTIES;

Schedule resident MDS assessments to ensure timeliness.
Ensure timely completion of MDSs.
Participate in the preadmission process to determine potential resident’s level of care
Participate in resident level of care determination upon admission
Electronically transmit MDS assessments/tracking changes in resident
Collect data necessary to complete MDS forms and related documentation
Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings as needed.
Prepare Baseline Care Plan of Care within 14 days of admission and discuss with resident and/or responsible party.
Conduct interdisciplinary resident care conferences.
Perform resident care duties as may be required or requested by management
Observe infection control procedures relating to nursing.
Monitor and assist with compliance with policies and procedures to ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.