MDS Coordinator

Nexion Health Shreveport , LA 71101

Posted 4 days ago

Nexion affiliates operate 39 skilled nursing and rehabilitation as well as assisted living facilities in Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Each of our affiliate skilled nursing and assisted living campuses offers a home-like setting influenced by their own unique regional cultures. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our positive clinical outcomes, resident and family member testimonials, satisfaction reports and AHCA Quality Awards.


As MDS Coordinator, your main focus will be Medicaid and Medicare reimbursement. You will be responsible for the coordination and completion of clinical assessments, supporting documentation, care planning, and transmitting MDS 3.0, all as required by federal and state regulations.


  • Coordinating preparation of MDS and Care Plan as per regulatory requirements

  • Maintaining MDS/Care plan schedule for interdisciplinary team

  • Completing responses to requests for additional information from the intermediary and appeals decisions.

  • Ensuring preparation of Medicare denial letters for each resident discharged from Medicare coverage within time limits imposed by Medicare guidelines

  • Participating in the ongoing evaluation of documentation required for Medicaid reimbursement


  • Current RN or LPN license in state of practice

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • 1+ years of experience in skilled nursing facility with previous experience in completing MDSs and Care Plans as an MDS Coordinator

  • Demonstrated proficiency in the RAI / PPS processes

  • Strong attention to detail, documentation, and resident assessment skills

  • Good communication, organizational, and computer skills


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package to include voluntary Medical, Dental, Vision, AD&D Benefits, LT/ST Disability, Life Insurance, Flex Spending Account and 401K


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove

Willis-Knighton Health System

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 10/16/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-14T00:00 Willis-Knighton is seeking a RN to fill a coordinator position in our Transplant Clinic. As the Transplant Clinical Coordinator, you are delegated the authority, responsibility and accountability to carry out your assigned duties. You will be responsible for, but not limited to the following: providing advanced nursing care for patients before and after solid organ transplantation, coordinating evaluation processes for pre-transplant patients, assessing post-transplant organ function and general health status, determining additional assessment or intervention, facilitating the scheduling of studies/procedures for diagnostic purposes, coordination of transplantation process when donor is available and assists in development of patient education materials. The individual selected for this position must possess a valid Louisiana license or temporary permit to practice professional nursing and at least one (1) year of professional nursing experience. Critical care experience is preferred but is not required for this position. If you are chosen to fill this position, you will be required to attend a hospital wide orientation as well as more department focused orientation upon hire. If you possess the qualities for this position, please apply here. Willis-Knighton Health System Shreveport LA

MDS Coordinator

Nexion Health