RN Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist
Minimum of five (5) years clinical experience or coding/reimbursement experience in acute care environment
Current CDI certification preferred (must obtain within 18 months of employment through Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists/ACDIS
OR American Health Information Management Association/AHIMA)
Experience in practice of clinical documentation: nursing health information, case management, quality management or similar related field
Knowledge of diagnoses/procedures in accordance with ICD-10
Ability to learn state, federal, and private reimbursement systems.
Ability to work effectively with physicians, nurses and ancillary staff in a collaborative manner
Ability to provide education to diverse group/teams within the healthcare environment.
Proficient in computer skills including charting software & excel.
Ability to analyze large amounts of date, identify problems, patterns, trends/facilitate improvement actions needed
Ability to multi-task and take initiative to suggest process improvements
Proven organization, analytical skills to identify patterns and trends.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled