RN Staff Developer/MDS Coordinator - Sub-Acute in East Los Angeles, CA at East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

Date Posted: 12/30/2021

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Job Description

East Los Angeles Doctors Hospital

Job Title: RN Staff Developer/MDS Coordinator - Sub-Acute 

City: East Los Angeles / State: California    

Sub-Acute

Day Shift

Varied Hours

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Job Description and Job Responsibilites

Job Title:  Staff Developer/MDS Coordinator  – Sub Acute

Job Summary:

Responsible for planning, conducting and coordinating educational programs for the development and improvement of necessary skills and knowledge for all Sub-Acute personnel. Conducts marketing of Sub-Acute Unit to acute and long term acute facilities. Performs physical and financial assessments for patients referred from acute and long term acute. Completes and transmits MDS & TAR.

Essential Job Duties: 

  • Ensure Orientation and in-service programs are conducted in compliance with facility, state and federal regulations and needs
  • Plans and participates in new hire and annual competencies as well as monthly CNA/RNA continuing education
  • Maintains staff schedules
  • Demonstrates ability to correctly operate equipment and maintain a safe environment
  • Provides patient care in accordance with hospitals policies and procedures, regulatory standards and fulfills other job duties as requested within their scope
  • Serves as a role model for the Mission, Vision and Values of the organization and fulfills other job duties as requested within Scope of Practice
  • Maintains current competencies as well as updated knowledge in specific area of practice

Behavioral Standards: 

  • Exhibits customer and service oriented behaviors in every day work interactions.
  • Demonstrates a courteous and respectful attitude to internal workforce and external customers.

Communication/Knowledge:

  • Provides accurate and timely written and verbal communication of clinical information in a manner that is understood by all involved in the delivery of patient care.
  • Able to listen, understand, problem-solve,and carry-out duties to ensure the optimal patient care outcomes.
  • Able to use IT systems in an accurate and proficient manner.

Collaboration/Teamwork:

  • Contributes toward effective, positive working relationships with internal and external colleagues.
  • Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, reliability, and dependability in all daily work activities and a willingness to collaborate with others for the good of the customer and the organization. 

Job Requirements

Education/Experience:

  • Two years of direct patient care as RN in long term care facility and must complete a minimum of 24 hours continuing education in planning, implementing and evaluating educational programs in the field of nursing.  The course must be BRN approved or administered by an accredited education institution.

Licensure/Certifications:

  • Current California RN license in good standing with California Board of Nursing
  • Must have DSD and MDS certifications.
  • Current Basic Life Support for health care providers Card

ADA/Physical Demands:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Such accommodations must be requested by the employee/applicant in order to be considered.
  • Required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and may taste and smell.  The employee is regularly required to lift, push and/or pull weights in excess of 10 pounds, with assistance. Visual abilities, auditory abilities, must be intact to perform duties.