MDS Nurse (Float Team/On Call)
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Description


The Volunteers of America Colorado Float Team is a team of experienced professionals that assist in the facilities that we serve, such as the Senior Community Care Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), Horizons Health Care Center, Valley Manor Care Center, and Home Health of Western Colorado.

As a PRN MDS Nurse, you will assist in the MDS/RAI process in coordination with the RAI/PPS Coordinator.  This position assures compliance with all State and Federal MDS transmission requirements.  The MDS Nurse is responsible for collaborating with Clinical and Administrative staff regarding issues relative to the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) process.

Job Requirements


1.    EDUCATION:    Current licensure in the state of employment as a Registered Nurse.

2.    EXPERIENCE:     Registered Nurse with previous long- term care experience with working knowledge of the RAI process preferred.

•    Good problem solver with abilities to make independent judgments utilizing initiative, discretion and the nursing process as needed.
•    Demonstrates good organizational skills.
•    Familiar with utilizing computer.
•    Displays knowledge of RAI/PPS process.
•    Ability to prioritize duties, and work independently.
•    Customer service oriented with knowledge of successful customer service techniques.
•    Ability to complete assigned duties within a constantly changing environment.
•    Team player with ability to function within interdisciplinary team.
•    Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

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