RN MDS Coordinator

Full Time, Full Time - Days
Abbott Terrace Health Center - Waterbury, CT
Posted 2 weeks ago

We are hiring for an MDS Coordinator to join our team – up to* $48 per hour!!!*

Please contact Administrator at 203.755.4870 for more information.

Where you work is as important as the work you do! When it comes to our employees, we believe no one does it better than Athena. Not only do we continually strive to be the best in the care and services we provide to our patients and their families, but we also aim to be the employer of choice.
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  • Vacation and Personal Time
  • Competitive pay
  • Health insurance among the lowest employee contributions in the state (Employee Contributions as low as $12.00 for singles & $39.00 for families)
  • 401(k) with employer match
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Career growth opportunities

Athena Health Care Systems, based in Connecticut, has been a leader in providing quality health care services since 1984. With nursing homes throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, Athena has been recognized as one of the largest and most respected operators of skilled nursing centers in Southern New England. By enhancing the quality of life and quality of our environments, we have made our managed facilities a better place for our residents to live and a better place for employees to work.*
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*SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:*
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  • Must possess a current, unencumbered license to practice as an RN/LPN in this state.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such an action.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • Must be able to coordinate MDS systems, resident assessment and care plans for each resident timely.
  • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to long term care.
  • Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness to work harmoniously with professional and non-professional personnel.
  • Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition, and enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle difficult residents.
  • Must be willing to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing nursing practices.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively to appropriate personnel regarding emergency situations.
  • Must possess accurate and comprehensive assessment skills to ensure standards of nursing practice.

EDUCATION:*
Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited school of nursing, college or university, RN preferred.
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**Rates are based on demonstrated applicable experience, license verification, and professional reference checks.

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law.

Location: 44 Abbott Terrace, Waterbury, CT 06702

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40.00 – $48.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance

 

Medical specialties:

  • Geriatrics

 

Physical setting:

  • Long term care

 

Standard shift:

  • Day shift

 

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

 

COVID-19 considerations:

All healthcare personnel are required to have a covid vaccine.

Experience:

  • Nursing: 5 years (Required)
  • MDS: 2 years (Required)

 

License/Certification:

  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • RN (Required)

 

Work Location: One location

Job Features

Job CategoryMDS, RN / LPN
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