Manager, Quality Assurance - RN MDS in West Palm Beach, FL 33417 at MorseLife Health System

Date Posted: 6/4/2018

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Job Description

Express Your Inner Greatness Within a Great Place to Work!

As part of the MorseLife Health System, our Medical division is now seeking a Full Time Quality Assurance Manager to join our team! We invite you to be part of one of the Best Places to work according to the South Florida Business Journal!

Teamwork. Passion. Impact. Leadership. Quality. Customer Focus. These are more than just our guiding attributes. They’re the values shared by each member of our team – and the principles behind our success as a 5-Star, Gold Seal, nationally recognized senior care provider. If these traits resemble you as a whole, you may be an excellent match for our most current opportunity:


Quality Assurance Manager


The Quality Assurance Manager oversees the MDS department and is responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate completion of the Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI) and oversight in the development of the resident centric interdisciplinary care plans that meet Federal and State guidelines. The Quality Assurance Manager serves as the champion of Quality Measures.


How to make an impact:


  • Knows and follows the RAI and care planning processes. Can accurately complete an MDS and develop a resident centric care plan.
  • Creates and oversees policies and procedures related to the RAI process.
  • Coordinates with the interdisciplinary team the establishment of the assessment reference dates (ARD) for Medicare A patients
  • Champions the Quality Measure (QM) Process: “Pulls the QMs; understands the technical components of the QMs; audits the MDS for accuracy in relationship to the QMs; develops, along with the appropriate department, plans for improvement
  • Provides oversight to MDS departmental duties ensuring regulatory compliance and time frames for completion and transmission of MDS and the development and maintenance of resident centric care plans.
  • Works with the MDS and nursing teams to identify real or potential documentation deficits and then develops a plan to correct deficits i.e. development of templates, training and education etc.
  • Manages the PPS/OBRA MDS assessment scheduling and assessment completion for all residents and the subsequent transmission of said MDSs
  • Conducts medical record, MDS and care plan for accuracy, liability and compliance and audits care plan meetings for relevance and proper exchange of information.
  • Develops QAPI plan to address RAI/Care Plan areas of inaccuracy and non-compliance.
  • Responsible for the timely transmission of the MDS
  • Utilizes PointRight as the MDS “scrubber” and for tracking QMs
  • Attends Health Center meetings: Standup, QAPI/RM, Operations etc.
  • Oversees and manages MDS sign offs for LTC floors
  • Provides training to MDS staff and all staff as needed
  • Responsible for notification and education of appropriate departments of changes in the RAI and care planning processes


Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school and a minimum of 2 years experience in the field.
  • RAC-CT certification required
  • Valid State of Florida RN License and CPR Certification.


MorseLife is ideal for professionals looking to express their own Inner Greatness. Has your Inner Greatness yet to be noticed? Come join our team and we’ll help you make an impact and surpass even your own expectations!


Apply now!


MorseLife is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Work Place.