Discovery Senior Living MDS Coordinator/ Assistant Director of Health & Wellness in Southlake, Texas
About Discovery Senior Living
Discovery Senior Living ranks prominently among the 9 largest senior housing providers in the US, and is nationally renowned for designing, developing, marketing, and operating a multi-brand portfolio of upscale, luxury senior-living communities.
With a 30-year reputation and almost 14,000 existing homes or homes under development, our company is a recognized industry leader with a penchant for excellence and innovation.
Discovery Senior Living is hiring a MDS Coordinator/Assistant Director of Health & Wellness for our community Discovery Village at Southlake.
Manage the RAI Process from resident admission to discharge in order to maintain clinical compliance and receive funding from Medicare, Medicaid and Managed Care pay sources. Responsible for providing leadership and coordination of the health and well being of the residents within the community in coordination with DHW. This position is also responsible for the development and implementation of the personal care staff schedule. Receives call offs and responsible for finding the appropriate staff to replace.
MDS completion in a timely, accurate, documentation-supported and case mix optimized manner
Development of individualized care plans reflective of the residents’ status
Oversight of the resident care data collection tool
Coordination of assessments and services by other clinical departments
Liaison to rehab team
Audit and survey preparation,
Implementation and response;
Managed care clinical authorization and justifications; State-required form completion
Activities of daily living (ADL) training and support
Must be able to relate positively and favorably to residents and families and to work cooperatively with other associates
Must have excellent communications and teaching skills in both individual and group settings
Restorative nursing program management
Works with DHW and assists as assigned with those duties
Creates and posts a timely schedule for all personal care staff.
Responsible to fill any call offs while ensuring proper staffing levels.
Other duties related to case mix management and assigned
Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in good standing and currently licensed by the state.
Prefer two years of experience in long term care with a good working knowledge of Medicare/Case Management/Medicaid.
Must have knowledge of RAI Process, PPS requirements, Texas Case Mix, reimbursement forms and the necessary documentation.
Benefits: Salary $70,000 - $75,000
In addition to a rewarding career and competitive salary, Discovery offers a comprehensive benefit package.
Eligible team members are offered a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, paid time off and paid holidays. Team members are eligible to participate in our outstanding 401(k) plan with company match our Employee Assistance Program and accident insurance policies.