DesMoinesRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Des Moines jobs

MDS and Clinical Quality RN Consultant

Company: WesleyLife
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Job Description:

About us:--WesleyLife is a nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to serving adults, since 1947. We offer a continuum of services for older adults across Iowa and into Illinois to include ten senior living communities and a wide variety of in-home services (home health, hospice, public health and others). --This is a unique MDS/Clinical Quality Position! You will serve as a member of our "corporate team", providing clinical support to our nursing teams across the state and working alongside our MDS/Clinical Quality team to strengthen WesleyLife's clinical operations.-- Your role will be primarily focused on training new clinical leaders in the MDS and implementing solid clinical practices for our health center operations.What's unique? This role will also have the opportunity to flex their leadership muscle and will be asked to serve as a clinical leader in absence of a Director of Nursing (DON), Assistant DON (ADON), MDS Coordinator and/or associated clinical quality leadership roles in any of our health centers.-- This may be due to leadership vacancies or to cover vacations or leaves from time to time. Who You Are: We are seeking a personable and knowledgeable clinical educator who can create and maintain positive working relationships with our executive leaders, DONs/ADONs, MDS Coordinators, Quality Assurance Coordinators, and colleagues.--Your ability to effectively evaluate documentation and a change in residents' conditions ensures optimum, consistent quality service and accurate clinical records.In order to be successful in this brand new role, you must possess a high degree of patience, tact, a cheerful, enthusiastic disposition, and have the ability to quickly adapt to changing priorities and deliver results in a fast paced, sometimes stressful, environment.--Our MDS and Clinical Quality RN position requires a high degree of team and resident interaction, so you will need to be skilled in and practice Resident Rights and overcoming potentially challenging situations.--As part of WesleyLife's corporate clinical quality team, we are seeking someone who lives in/near the Des Moines metropolitan area and/or is willing to relocate to the area.--While this role may have up to 100% travel, including overnight travel at times (to our Iowa and Illinois communities), the majority of our CHLs are in or near the Des Moines metro and the overarching leadership team is based out of WesleyLife's corporate office, located in Johnston, Iowa.-- WesleyLife has fleet vehicles that may be checked out to support your transportation efforts.Responsibilities include but are not limited to:----------------In collaboration with the Clinical Quality team, create, revise and implement clinical quality policies, procedures and processes that focus on person-centered care.----------------Periodically step into an interim CHL clinical leadership position, on an as needed basis, which may consist of supporting more than one CHL during a week/month.----------------Educate, train, mentor and provide oversight of resident assessments, such as MDS RAI/RAPS policies and procedures in accordance with Federal, State, and Certification guidelines.----------------Monitoring and maintain the Baseline Care Plan process and Care Guide development, which includes Care Watch, implementing quality measures and monitoring indicators associated with MDS, RUGs and PDPM, as well as CMS and state regulations.----------------Adhere to guidelines and mandated timetable and development of person-centered care plans, POC, setting ARD dates, initiating Significant Changes, managing PPS scheduled MDS's including COT's, SOTs and EOTs, Annuals/Significant Changes/Discharge and Quarterly's.----------------According to Iowa's Nurse Practice Act for Registered Nurse licensure, support and provide oversight of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the nursing process, as well as well as performing audits.----------------Serving as a clinical navigation resource, it is necessary to have a high strong knowledge of Electronic Health Records (EHR) and MDS scrubber software.----------------Assist with monitoring and adherence of Medicare guidelines, completing MDS assessments for skilled residents at 5 days, 14 days, 30 days, 60 days and 90 day, on an as needed basis within our CHLs.--This includes overseeing the transmission of completed MDS's, re-entry and discharge tracking forms to the state repository according to HICFA guidelines.----------------Support WesleyLief's quarterly MDS meetings and in-service meetings, as scheduled.--Including participation in Wesleylife monthly DON meetings and in-service meetings, as scheduled.----------------Participate in the Department of Inspection and Appeals' (DIA) annual survey process, mock surveys and site visits on an as needed basis.Requirements:----------------RN licensed in the State of Iowa, plus a minimum of two years related experience in long-term care.----------------Obtains Continuing Education Units (CEU's), in accordance with the established regulations of the state board of nursing.------------------Dependent Adult Abuse certified or ability to obtain within six months of hire and every five years thereafter.----------------Minimum of two years' experience in completion of MDS/RAI process including RAPs/CAAs, Care Plans with an EHR and MDS scrubber program.------------------Must have successfully completed and/or maintained Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-C).------------------Ability to demonstrate computer experience in entry of MDS, RAI/RAPS, Baseline Care Plans and Interdisciplinary Care Plans, as well as, electronic submission of MDS, experience with Quality Metrics, ICD-10 coding, PPS and VBP.**This role includes an on-call rotation within the Clinical Quality department.**WesleyLife offers great benefits!--Our health and wellness perks are amazing!--Because of our commitment to health and well-being, candidates must successfully complete a pre-hire health assessment, drug and nicotine screen prior to employment.--To learn more about WesleLife please visit our website via https://www.wesleylife.org.--We offer fantastic employment opportunities where you can personally contribute to increasing the value of life for older adults!

Keywords: WesleyLife, Des Moines , MDS and Clinical Quality RN Consultant, Professions , Des Moines, Iowa

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Professions Jobs


CDL-A Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A Flatbed Owner Operator Truck Driver Bennett: Love Country. Love Trucking With Owner Operator Flatbed, Step Deck And Heavy Haul OpportunitiesHaving a family-centered culture isn t just something (more...)
Company: Bennett Motor Express
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Current College Students - Class A CDL OTR Team Truck Drivers
Description: Job DescriptionLooking For Top Miles Pay Our Team Driving Opportunities Get You There With opportunities to earn industry-leading pay and frequent home time, it's no wonder why more CDL-A truck driver (more...)
Company: Hill Brothers Transportation
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

EatStreet Delivery Driver - Great pay - No Experience Necessary
Description: To fulfill our mission of hooking up people s hunger, we need motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join the EatStreet Delivery team br Perks: ul li Drivers can earn up to 12 an hour depending (more...)
Company: Eatstreet
Location: Ames
Posted on: 07/21/2019


Current College Students - CDL-A Owner Operator & Lease Purchase Truck Driver - OTR
Description: Job DescriptionYour Business Has Never Looked Better For CDL-A Owner Operator and Lease Purchase Truck Drivers, Hill Bros. has everything in place to help your CDL-A truck driver business thrive - a (more...)
Company: Hill Brothers Transportation
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Team Lease to Own Truck Driver
Description: Opportunities Available for Lease PurchasesBenefitsTeam drivers can average up to 2,900 weeklyNO credit check, NO money down and NO balloon payment with walkaway leaseLow weekly truck payments
Company: US Xpress
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Class A CDL Interstate Driver
Description: Class A CDL Interstate Driver Company Profile: CRINC is a Third party pick up agent that has the capacity to step into the distributor s role and assume all tasks in regard to the collection, processing (more...)
Company: CRINC
Location: Ames
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Class A CDL Company OTR Drivers -Up to $.53 CPM (Des Moines,IA)
Description: Class A CDL Truck Driver - Over The Road - Excellent Home Time br Schuster Company offers excellent pay, top-of-the-line equipment, and terrific benefits for our Class A CDL truck drivers. We are proud (more...)
Company: Schuster Company
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Truck Driver - Owner-Operator Team Truck Driver - Owner-Operator
Description: APPLY ONLINE BELOW OR CALL 855 548-2691 TODAY br br Maximize your miles and earning potential by teaming up with another owner-operator. Schneider's Van Choice allows owner-operator team truck (more...)
Company: Schneider
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

CDL-A OTR Dry Van Truck Driver Jobs - Thrive with the Power
Description: Drive to thrive in Roehl's over the road van fleet and haul largely no-touch freight across 48 states and Canada. You'll participate
Company: Roehl Transportation
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Class A CDL Truck Drivers - HOME WEEKLY On Weekends
Description: Opportunities Available for COMPANY DRIVERS Benefits ul li Our Drivers Average 70,000- 75,000 Annually li Earn up to .54- .55 CPM plus .04 cpm monthly performance
Company: Decker Truck Line
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 07/21/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Iowa jobs by following @recnetIA on Twitter!

Des Moines RSS job feeds