MDS nurses gather information on the facility’s current residents for future assessment, including physical and mental states. They assess charts and communicate with health care teams to create applicable health care plans for their current and incoming residents. MDS nurses coordinate the shipment of their facility’s services to its residing residents.
MDS Nurse Skills :
- Conduct Patient Assessments
- Develop Patient Care Plans
- Make Patient and Facility Recommendations
- Oversee Medicare and Medicaid Programs