ResCarSpec DirLPN - MDS Coordinator
Company: Southern Healthcare Management
Location: Boynton Beach
Posted on: November 23, 2022
The following statements are intended to describe the general
nature and level of work being performed and are not intended to be
a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills
Within the scope of practice as defined by the state, develops,
implements and coordinates the RAI process. Maintains compliance in
accordance with current professional practice standards,
physician's orders, company policies and procedures, and local,
state, and federal regulations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other
duties may be assigned
DIRECT CARE RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES
Work directly with the resident to evaluate their needs, document
the evaluation, develop the resident's care plan, and discuss the
care plan with the resident's family and other team members in
accordance with applicable laws, regulations and standards.
The resident care specialist participates in the care evaluation
and care plan process for each resident in accordance with
applicable laws, regulations and standards.
Implements the RAI guidelines, including the MDS, CAAS and care
plan to ensure timely completion of the RAI process.
INDIRECT CARE RELATED RESPONSIBILITIES
Oversee the interdisciplinary team in regard to MDS, CAA, and care
plan activities for assigned residents
Attends care plan meetings
Assign responsibility for completing sections of the MDS to staff
who have clinical knowledge about the resident
Conducts orientation sessions on the MDS process to all employees
Alert facility staff on the circumstances that require a
comprehensive assessment and the staff that should be involved
Assure that the care planning component is developed with input
from staff, physician, resident and families
Transmit MDS information to the State for all patients in the
facility and review lists of residents to determine when the next
assessment is due.
Develops schedule of due dates for periodic assessments.
The RAI process must have oversight by an RN (if applicable).
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
Valid State registration as an LPN
Knowledgeable of OBRA, the RAI process and LTC payer systems, and
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND ENVIRONMENT
Employee is frequently required to stand, walk, use hands or
fingers, reach with hands and arms, feel, talk and hear. Employee
may occasionally be exposed to blood or other body fluids. In
compliance with applicable law, reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions of the position.
Participates in (or conducts) company-sponsored training to
safeguard against improper use and disclosure of resident's
protected health information. Monitors and ensures compliance with
company policies, procedures and state and federal law. Agrees to
adhere to and oversee communication of privacy guidelines relative
to the confidentiality of residents' protected health
Licenses & Certifications
+ CDC INF PREVENTION
+ Lic Practical Nurse
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