Team Lead, Minimum Data Set (MDS)

Location
Norfolk, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 13, 2018
Closes
Jan 15, 2019
Ref
119027BR
Function
Other
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Life Care is currently seeking an experienced Minimum Data Set (MDS) Coordinator to become the Team Leader to oversee the daily activities of the MDS Department.


About Life Care:
Whether you are supporting our Sentara Life Care Residents in the Long Term Care units, our Patients in the Skilled Units or working with our PACE participants at the day center or at home, you will have the opportunity to help an individual make it through their day with respect and dignity. Your attention to detail and care will make each day a little better whether the individual is with us for a short-term recover or for long term support. You’ll have the chance to make a difference in the life of all of the residents, patients and participants you interact with on a daily basis.


Other
RAC-CT preferred. Those who do not have certification will be required to sign an agreement committing to successfully obtain certification within first year of hire. 5 years of MDS/Coding experience is required.



























































































Keywords: RAC-CT, MDS, Minimum Data Set, Coding, RN, Registered, BLS, Nurse, Supervisory, Life Care, Long Term Care, CMS,BS, Bachelor, Lead, TL, Clinical, MDS, Forms


Responsibilities:

Oversees the day-to-day activities of the Life Care divisional MDS (minimum data set) process to ensure timely and accurate reporting and submission of MDS assessments to state and federal agencies. Ensures documentation in the medical record and resident interviews are in compliance of CMS and regulatory MDS requirements. Supports the training/education of all MDS coordinators throughout division. Develops and performs audits of the MDS process. Works collaboratively with clinical staff in order to ensure optimal reimbursement.

Qualifications:

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree - NURSING

Experience
Required: Clinical - 3 years, Coding - 5 years, MDS Forms - 5 years

Preferred: Supervisory - 1 year

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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