RN MDS Coordinator (Full-Time) Kindred Healthcare, Harrodsburg KY

RN MDS Coordinator (Full-Time) Kindred Healthcare, Harrodsburg KY

JOB TITLE: RN MDS Coordinator- Kindred Nursing & Rehab-Harrodsburg

COMPANY DESCRIPTION: At Kindred Healthcare, our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE:KND) is a healthcare services company, based in Louisville, Kentucky, with annual revenues of over $4.2 billion. At December 31, 2009, Kindred through its subsidiaries provided healthcare services in 621 locations in 41 states, including 83 long-term acute care hospitals, Peoplefirst Rehabilitation Services, which served 316 non-affiliated facilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee gathering of information for assessments and care plans; schedule and facilitate care plan conferences
  • Monitor and guide the completion of MDS Assessments for PPS and OBRA and CAAs
  • Assess prospective residents in conjunction with other team members
  • Handle job responsibilities in accordance with the Company's Code of Business Conduct, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, appropriate professional standards and applicable state/federal laws

Requirements: A candidate for this position should be accurate, concise, detail-oriented and able to work cooperatively as a member of a team. Also needed is the ability to organize, prioritize and communicate effectively with patients, their families and all levels of the organization. Should react decisively and quickly in emergency situations and maintain confidentiality. Knowledge of RAI requirements is required. We are looking for a graduate of an accredited School of Nursing (RN preferred) with a valid state nursing license and CPR certification. One year of nursing experience is preferred
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