Clinical Document Spec/St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD/Health Info Mgmt Admin 001/Full-Time,Day, 80

St. Agnes Healthcare, MD
Parkville, MD
Mar 14, 2018
Mar 15, 2018
Full Time
Job ID: 232655 Clinical Document Spec/St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD/Health Info Mgmt Admin 001/Full-Time,Day, 80 hours,Bi-Weekly Baltimore, Maryland Regular/Day Additional Job Information Title: Clinical Document Spec City, State: Baltimore,MD Location: St Agnes Hospital-Baltimore MD Department: Health Info Mgmt Admin 001 Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 80 hours,Bi-Weekly Monday thru Friday, daytime hours are negotiable Marketing Statement For more than 150 years, Saint Agnes Hospital, part of Ascension, has been dedicated to the art of healing by providing exceptional care to the greater Baltimore area. Built on a strong foundation of excellent medical care and compassion, Saint Agnes and the physicians who practice here are committed to providing the best care for our patients for many years to come. Job Description Job Summary: Reviews and collaboratively corrects clinical documentation to ensure that level of patient services provided is accurately and completely documented. Responsibilities: Performs ongoing medical record review using documentation improvement guidelines to evaluate overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation. Conducts follow-up reviews of clinical documentation to ensure issues discussed and clarified with clinical staff have been recorded in patient's chart. Works with physicians and medical staff to improve clinical documentation for more accurate code assignments and a more accurate case mix. Establishes and maintains a system to track and analyze outcomes of documentation improvement program. Prepares regular outcomes progress reports and presents as designated to administrative staff and committees. Uses performance improvement methodologies and education strategies to develop formal training and improvement programs for staff concerning clinical documentation opportunities, coding and reimbursement issues. Provides ongoing updates as regulations change. Other duties as assigned. Maintains professional development. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): LicensedRegistered Nursecredentialed from theMaryland Board of Nursingor current home state license for multi-state license recognition\"Compact State\"obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Preferred Credential(s): Certified Coding Specialist (CCS)credentialed from theAmerican Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Education and Experience: Associate Degree Required: Associate Degree in related field at date of hire Preferred: ICD Coding and APR-DRG assignment courses at date of hire Required: One year computer data input/retrieval experience. One year as a Clinical Documentation Specialist OR three years experience in adult inpatient Med-Surgery, critical care unit, Utilization Review (UR), or Care Management at date of hire. Preferred: ICD Coding and APR-DRG experience with Clinical Documentation Improvement experience at date of hire. How To Apply Welcome to the Careers Home Page. On-line applications must be submitted for employment consideration. CURRENT SAINT AGNES HOSPITAL ASSOCIATES SHOULD NOT APPLY USING THE APPLICATION FORM LINKED ON THIS PAGE. THIS APPLICATION FORM IS ONLY FOR NON-ASSOCIATES. PLEASE APPLY THROUGH THE ASSOCIATE HEALTH PORTAL. Associate job applications/transfer requests must be completed through the Associate Health Portal in order to be processed. To apply for this job, please go and log-in to EXTERNAL APPLICANTSplease click the\"\"Apply Now\"\"button. If you have a disability and/or require assistance completing the online application, please contactAscension candidate careat 855- - . 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You can turn if off by clicking the Compatibility View button. For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855- - . Equal Employment Opportunity We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an equal opportunity employer, Saint Agnes Hospital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, veterans status, military service, or any other legally protected status. 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. Share:

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