Current SC Nursing License required and ACLS, BCLS preferred.
Job Summary/ Requirements
The Minimum Data Set (MDS) Coordinator is an integral part of the interdisciplinary team who functions as a liaison between the patient, family, and staff. Schedules and directs Interdisciplinary Care Team meetings. Coordinates all aspects of MDS 2.0 completion assuring accuracy and adherence to mandated completion times. Provides and understand the specific communication, development, treatment needs of patients, families, and visitors ranging in age from early adult to late adult. Is responsible for maintaining an up to date MDS manual and reviewing and revising of MDS policies and procedures, as appropriate. Ensures the completion of necessary documentation by all disciplines for the completion of the patient's MDS. Maintains clinical knowledge through journal review, conferences and software programs. Participates in performance improvement process. Complies with departmental and hospital institutional standards.
Current SC Nursing License or MDS certification is preferred.