MDS Coordinator

Job Description

We are searching RN/LPN applicants for an open MDS Coordinator position due to ours retiring!

$5,000 Sign on Bonus

Ideal RN/LPN candidates will possess excellent time management skills, critical thinking skills, be self-directed and multi-task oriented. The RN/LPN MDS COORDINATOR oversees the RAI process assuring schedules are followed, timeliness in completion of the MDS, CAAs and care plans developed in accordance with federal and state guidelines Duties will include but not limited to:
•Ensures timely and accurate assessment of our resident’s health and functional status
•Ensures accurate completion of MDS assessments
•Assure appropriate RUG/PDPM categories are captured
•Processes coding, documentation, and utilization accuracy
•Communication skills to work with nursing staff for implementation of care plan
•Oversees care plan meeting with resident and family
•Assures that care plans are keep current and reflective
•Verifies that assessments transmitted to database with necessary corrections
•Education of staff related to ADLs, other areas of MDS as needed
•Reviews of the MDS for accuracy for any trends that need education
•Monitors documentation of Medicare and managed care resident and educate as needed
•Monitoring of QM with emphasis on those impacting five-star rating
•Experience in CMI for best outcomes and guidelines for documentation required
•Knowledge of restorative programs and implementation
•Participation in Quality Improvement program in the facility
•Provide leadership in facility for financial implications of RUGS, PPS, case mix rates.
•Work experience in MDS and long term care
•Point Click Care experience preferred
•Willingness to attend seminars to remain current with regulations

This position requires:
•1 year MDS experience preferred
•Experience in skilled nursing facility
•Must have current, unencumbered RN/LPN license

If you are a Registered Nurse (RN) or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with experience in MDS, we would love to talk with you.

We offer excellent wages and a competitive benefit package. Health and vision are effective first of the month following date of hire! We also offer a 403 B retirement plan with matching and up front vacation.

Wage based on experience

If interested, please apply online today at or go on Indeed or email to

Company Info

Company Name
Willow Gardens Care Center

Company URL

Contact Name
Casey Kann





455 31st Street
Marion, IA 52302