Clinical Documentation Specialist (RN)

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jul 25, 2018
Closes
Nov 24, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Shady Grove Medical Center

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Summary
The Clinical Documentation Specialist works to ensure that clinical documentation is complete, accurate and representative of the total care provided to each patient. The Clinical Documentation Specialist is responsible for the identification of opportunities to improve documentation, communication concerning documentation, and the education of staff on best practices to improve the overall quality of clinical documentation within the organization.

Responsibilities
* Facilitate clinical documentation improvement through the review of medical records for accurate documentation of principal and secondary diagnoses.
* Identify areas for improvement in clinical documentation. Query physicians for clarification concerning their diagnoses as it related to coding.
* Participates in audits and special projects.
* Prepares and presents educational topics to medical staff.
* Collaborates with coders.

Qualifications
* Registered Nurse, currently licensed to practice in the State of Maryland. BSN preferred.
* Must be registered as a Health Information Technician, or be certified by the American Health Information Management Association.
* Fundamental knowledge of ICD-10 Official Coding Guidelines.
* Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist preferred.
Work Schedule:


Full Time Days



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