RN Registered Nurse - Clinical Documentation Specialist
Company: Providence Hospital, AL
Posted on: October 10, 2018
RN Registered Nurse - Clinical Documentation Specialist Job ID: 274471 RN Registered Nurse - Clinical Documentation Specialist Mobile, Alabama Regular / Day Additional Job Information Title: Specialist-Clin Documentation City, State: Mobile,AL Location: Providence Hospital Department: HIM Coding Documentation 001 Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly About Us Thank you for your interest in Providence Hospital and its affiliated physician network, Providence Medical Group, longtime providers of quality healthcare to the people of Mobile. Known for its historic streets lined with massive live oaks, Mobile is a picturesque city situated on Mobile Bay near the Gulf of Mexico. More than 600,000 people call Mobile "home." Here you'll find a family-oriented community steeped in rich southern tradition with an eye to the future. Delicious seafood from nearby waters, year-round recreational opportunities, good schools and affordable housing create the area's desirable coastal lifestyle. Founded in 1854 by the Daughters of Charity, Providence Hospital is a 349-bed comprehensive healthcare facility for emergency, cardiovascular, cancer, orthopedics, obstetrics and surgical services. Outpatient services include an outpatient diagnostic center and a freestanding rehabilitation and wellness center. Providence has been designated a Blue Distinction Center by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama for spine, hip and knee surgeries and has earned Gold status from the American Heart Association for its congestive heart failure program, reflecting a high level of performance in patient safety and outcomes. Primary care services are provided by Providence Medical Group through offices located across southeastern Mississippi and southern Alabama. As part of Ascension - the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system - Providence offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership's support for their well-being. Every day, the work of our talented associates reflects an unwavering commitment to serve, to care and to heal. Job Description Job Summary: The Clinical Documentation Specialist facilitates improvement in overall quality, completeness and accuracy of medical record documentation. Responsibilities: Completes admission reviews and assigns a working Diagnosis Related Group. Ensures the working DRG and other information are entered in the Clinical Documentation Improvement database. Initiates and maintains extensive interactions with physicians and mid-level providers to address the need for more detailed information in the medical record. Collaborates with healthcare professionals to ensure the severity of illness and level of services provided are accurately reflected in the medical record and to resolve physician queries and documentation issues prior to patient's discharge. Maintains accurate records of review activities, ensuring reports and outcomes of CDI efforts are valid. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. One or more of the following: Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) credentialed from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credentialed from the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Clinical Documentation Prof. credentialed from the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Reg Health Info Admnstr credentialed from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Reg Health Info Tech specializing in Radiography credentialed from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Preferred Credential(s):Certified Specialist Coder. Education: Associate Degree degree in Nursing required. Bachelor's Level Degree Preferred. Work Experience: Three years experience in a healthcare related field required. Equal Employment Opportunity Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement Share: ->
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