Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)

We asked 188 job seekers about their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT). This is what they told us:
  • 67% of job seekers said "help my career progression" was the biggest reason for earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)
  • 45% said earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT) helped them make more money
  • 54% said earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT) helped them get a job
  • 89% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)

What are people saying about getting a Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)?

Did this certification help you make more money?

45%

Did this certification help you make more money?

45% said earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT) helped them make more money.Based on 188 responses

Did this certification help you get a job?

54%

Did this certification help you get a job?

54% said earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT) helped them get a job.Based on 188 responses

Would you recommend this certification?

89%

Would you recommend this certification?

89% said they would recommend a family member of friend to earn their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT).Based on 188 responses

Why did you decide to earn your Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)?

Based on 188 responses
Required for my current job
37%
Make more money
13%
Changing careers
5%
Get an edge over other candidates
27%
Help my career progression
67%
Other
16%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 155 responses
Mds CoordinatorView jobs
46%
Revenue AccountantView jobs
23%
Director of NursingView jobs
4%
3%
Clinic CoordinatorView jobs
2%
Other job titles: 21

What do people wish they knew before earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)?

130 people answered
I’m happy in my progression so far. I wouldn’t change a thing.
Mar 31, 2021
I’m happy in my progression so far. I wouldn’t change a thing.
Mar 31, 2021
I wish I knew how valuable this certification would be in helping long term care facilities.
Mar 9, 2021
I wish I received the certification sooner
Mar 8, 2021
This is a major plus when working in a skilled facility where MDS is you payment system
Feb 4, 2021
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What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Resident Assessment Coordinator - Certified (RAC-CT)?

146 people answered
The training is intensive, but worth it.
Mar 9, 2021
If you are a nurse working in a facility that is paid based on the MDS.
Feb 4, 2021
The MDS process is complicated, so it is beneficial to have at least 2-3 years experience with the process before attempting the certification.
Jan 26, 2021
It takes awhile to get through all the courses
Dec 31, 2020
I would definitely encourage them to take the in-person class as opposed to the online you learn so much more and get a lot of great information with the in- person classes.
Oct 21, 2020
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