American Association of Post-Acute Care Nursing

MDS Coordinator (RN)

Ohio, United States
27 days ago



Stunning Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in the Springfield, IL area, is looking for an experienced MDS Coordinator (RN) to add to their tenured leadership team! If you have always wanted to be a part of a community that is mission based, as well as 5-star rated, THIS is the one!


  • RN in Illinois
  • Current PDPM knowledge/experience
  • 2+ years experience
  • Team player mindset
  • Positive and personable

MDS Coordinator job requirements/expectations:

  • Performs resident clinical and mental assessment; Collects data consistent with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) guidelines and company standards regarding each resident’s problems, strengths, goals, and approaches for nursing care; Uses the RAI process to formulate a pertinent Plan of Care
  • Maintains current MDS status of each resident according to state and federal guidelines as required under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA), Medicare PPS, and/or Medicaid required assessment, and implements a system to monitor for changes in resident condition
  • Monitors residents for significant change and opens Significant Change MDS or IPA as applicable
  • Coordinates with Managed Care Companies to facilitate reimbursement from third party payer sources as required
  • Identifies and addresses needs required for assistance with activities of daily living and nursing diagnoses goals and objectives
  • Submits MDS within designated time frames established by regulatory bodies
  • Monitors and reports monthly on Quality Measures to the interdisciplinary team
  • Monitors the MDS scrubber and corrects flags when needed to maintain accurate MDS coding
  • Participates in the development, maintenance, and implementation of the community’s quality assurance program for the Nursing Services Department
  • Participates in survey inspections made by authorized government agencies
  • Makes recommendations to Nursing Leadership, as appropriate, concerning the operation of the MDS/Care Plan process
  • Maintains current, thorough knowledge of PDPM and subsequent regulatory updates, RAI, and care assessment processes
  • Develops and maintains a good working rapport with the interdisciplinary team
  • Attends and participates in continuing education programs to stay abreast of changes in the profession and maintain nursing license
  • Participates in Nurse Leader duties, including rounding, on-call, staff education, grievance, follow up, and monitoring

As a valued team member, you will experience excellent compensation, benefits, PTO, 401K, and an ESB (Extended Sick Bank) program. 


Interested candidates should send resume TODAY for consideration to: Beth Keener at, or call 614-505-3621 for additional information.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59537042
  • Location:
    Ohio, United States
  • Position Title: MDS Coordinator (RN)
  • Company Name: LeaderStat
  • Job Function: MDS Coordinator
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Experience: 2-3 Years
Powell , OH ,

LeaderStat specializes in providing recruiting and consulting resources to post-acute and senior care providers. We offer an extended network of experienced professionals who are available for interim and permanent leadership positions in post-acute care facilities nationwide. Our consulting team offers expertise in clinical reimbursement, survey support, census development as well as the management of quality metrics and return to hospital data.

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