Jackson County Medical Care Facility is a 194-bed, Eden Alternative certified home where residents, family members, and Care Partners are actively involved in their care decisions and lifestyle choices, creating a supportive home environment. Our quality of care is one of the highest in the nation as evidenced by the winning of the 2011 National Quality Award for nursing home care given by the American Health Care Association.
As a full-time, MDS Nurse, RN, you would assist the RN-MDS Coordinator in completion of the RAI assessments.
Responsibilities (in part)
Demonstrate an understanding of the current rules, regulations and guidelines that govern RAI in long-term care facilities.
Demonstrate knowledge of the admission process and assist with resident admissions.
Review all potential Medicare and HMO admissions to determine level of care and potential reimbursement.
Complete the MDS (RAI) accurately and on a timely basis. Translate MDS into accurate “I” Care Plan.
Monitor care plans for residents.
Perform periodic chart reviews to monitor appropriate and accurate documentation and assessments.
Participate in surveys and audits made by authorized government agencies.
Participate in direct nursing care as necessary
Assume all on-call duties as assigned.
Support Eden Alternative principles and resident centered/directed care
Possess and maintain RN (Registered Nurse) licensure in the State of Michigan
Please include RN License # when applying
Minimum of 1-year experience in long-term care environment
Pension Plan after 8 years of service
Job Type: Full-time
MDS 3.0 process
Medicare A protocol
Detail oriented and organized
Required license or certification