Clinical Documentation Specialist Full Time Day Shift Abrazo Regional Office
Under general supervision of the ClinicalDocumentation Integrity Program Manager, the Clinical Documentation Specialistis responsible for improving overall quality and completeness of clinicaldocumentation to accurately reflect patient severity of illness and risk ofmortality through extensive interaction with physician, case management,nursing staff, other patient caregivers and coding staff. Ensures the accuracy and completeness ofclinical information used for measuring and reporting physician outcomes
Special Skills: Knowledge of care delivery documentation systemsand related medical record documents. Detailed knowledge and understanding of MSDRGs and OIG work plan as itrelates to correct coding and MSDRG assignment. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, critical thinkingskills, and interpersonal skills to build effective relationships withphysician, case management, nursing, coding, and hospital staff. Computer skills and familiarity with basicoffice equipment required. Ability towork independently in a time oriented environment. Self-directed, motivated, and possess apositive attitude.
Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing,AHIMA accredited school, United States or international school of medicine
Minimum Experience: 0-2 years of CDS experience and 2 years recent acute care experience in aclinical or inpatient coding setting
Required Certifications/Licensure: One of the following is required: RN, RHIA,RHIT, CCS, CIC, MD, DO, PA, NP
Job: Medical Records
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Region
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâs or employeeâs race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.