The MDS Coordinator acts as the Clinical Reimbursement Coordinator for the facility. The right candidate will be responsible for:Resident assessments - evaluate the quality of emotional, mental, and physical care being given to patients.Perform the initial interview and assess new residents.Develop a care plan that has long-term and short-term goals for improvement.Conduct meetings with the multidisciplinary treatment team, caretakers, and families to discuss these goals and plans of action.Preparing and electronically transmitting timely reports to the national Medicare and Medicaid databaseEnsuring the accuracy of medical records and coding procedures is essential for a facility to receive proper reimbursement. Must be proficient in MDS and RAIMust be well versed in recent regulatory changes for clinical reimbursementsAbility to work independently and in a team environment is strongly preferredCandidate must be registered to practice Nursing in the State of Connecticut
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