Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

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Job Category:

ESNC Nursing Administration

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Sr. MDS Coordinator

Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System - Spartanburg, South Carolina

Posted: 08/9/2018

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The Senior MDS Coordinator is an integral part of the interdisciplinary team who functions as a liaison between the patient, family, and staff. Coordinates all aspects of Federal regulatory data set 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 data set manual and reviewing and revising of the data set policies and procedures, as appropriate. Is responsible for coordinating the MDS Coordinator communication, education and competency validation. Ensures the completion of necessary documentation by all disciplines for the completion of the patient's data set. Maintains clinical knowledge through journal review, conferences and software programs. Participates in quality assessment performance improvement process. Complies with departmental and hospital institutional standards.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Required:

Registered Nurse with a current license to practice in South Carolina

Preferred:

Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing is preferred

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Required:

1 2 years of healthcare experience

Preferred:

3 years or greater of health care experience

1 2 years CMS Tool experience

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES and/or REGISTRATIONS

Required:

Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in South Carolina

Preferred:

MDS Certification is preferred

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