Central Park -
Position: MDS Nurse (Part-Time)
Central Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is looking for Part-Time MDS nurse (1-2 days per week) whose primary duties are to work closely with MDS Coordinator with scheduling, reviewing, and submitting MDS assessments.
Track coverage for insured residents from admission to discharge.
Assume a leadership role in Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement activities
Collaboratively and cooperatively work with the MDS department
All other duties as requested by management
Educates all disciplines through daily contact on the accurate completion of the MDS per state and federal guidelines.
Responsible for ensuring completion of all MDS assessments for all Medicare residents per the PPS guidelines.
Completes all necessary non-Medicare MDS assessments (Initial admission assessment, Quarterly, Annual and Significant Changes).
Performs random audits on non-Medicare MDS's and corresponding care plans for compliance. Completes re-certifications as needed for Medicare recipients.
Minimum of 2 years of clinical nursing experience in long-term care
Previous experience with MDS 3.0 (PDPM experience is preferred)
RAC-CT is preferred but not required
Company Overview: Central Park Rehabilitation & Nursing Center is a 160 bed skilled nursing facility which offers short-term rehab and long-term skilled nursing services. We are conveniently located in downtown Syracuse near Syracuse University as well as SUNY Upstate Hospital, St. Josephs Hospital, Crouse Hospital and the VA Medical Center. Central Park is committed to providing compassionate and quality care as well as a great work environment for our dedicated staff.
Benefits: Employee and family health, dental and vision coverage. Competitive salaries. 401K with employer contribution. Generous paid time off. Free parking.
Visit us at www.centralparkrehab.com
Central Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
116 Martin Luther King East
Syracuse, NY 13205