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Grand Island SNF MDS Coord/Nurse in Grand Island, New York

MDS Coord/Nurse

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Elderwood at Grand Island

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Regular Full-Time

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Elderwood at Grand Island is Hiring a FT MDS Coordinator/Nurse!
Oversees, reviews and/or completes the MDS/PPS components of the facility based MDS/PPS Programs. Completes and/or oversees completion of all Medicare PPS MDSs and/or OBRA assessments for both subacute and long-term care. Establishes the schedule for completion of the Medicare required assessments setting the completion date to maximize reimbursement and RUGs categories for each individual assessment. Acts as support/liaison to the business office coordinator and/or designee in determining eligibility for Medicare and tracking Medicare days in the facility. Serves as facility contact with Managed Care program to ensure appropriate authorization and reimbursement for facility services provided.
Knowledge of and management of NYS RUGs III case mix for Medicaid reimbursement.
Participates with Medical Records and therapy staff in preparing records for CMS and various entities for pre and post-pay record reviews, ADR requests and appeals processes.

We are located at 2850 Grand Island Blvd. Grand Island, NY 14072
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Registered Professional Nurse, Licensed in NYS.

State PRI Assessor Number a plus.

Knowledge of MDS/PPS scheduling, completion, coding and submission requirements.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Demonstrated knowledge of NYS Medicaid program, Medicare/PPS program, Managed Care programs, RUGs Ill and RUGs IV classification and reimbursement systems, Part A coverage guidelines and documentation requirements.

Employee Perks!

401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Clean, Neat & Newly Renovated Facility, Close to thruway entrances/exits, Conveniently located on a bus route, Employee of the Month recognition, Enjoy a fun and diverse work environment, Free On-Site Parking, Friendly and supportive staff, Generous PTO & holiday package, Increased Wages, Life Insurance, Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, Monthly employee appreciation events, NEW Weekly Pay Schedule!, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes!, Quiet suburban neighborhood, Strong leadership, Substantial employee referral program, Truly make a difference in our residents' lives while providing top notch care, Tuition reimbursement program

EOE Statement

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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