RN Registered Nurse - CDI Specialist
Facilitates improvement in the overall quality, completeness, and accuracy of clinical documentation. Through concurrent interaction with physicians, case managers, coders and other health care team members, strives to ensure comprehensive medical record documentation that reflects the clinical treatment, decisions, and diagnosis for all inpatients.
The CDI Specialist will identify potential gaps in clinical documentation for inpatient and payer populations as directed throughout the hospitalization. He/she will also educate physicians and key healthcare providers regarding clinical documentation improvement and the need for accurate and complete documentation in the health record.
Degree / Licensure / Certification / Registration:
[United States] Clinical Documentation Improvement
Certified Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CCDS) or Certified Documentation Improvement CDI Practitioner Preferred
Licensed Registered Nurse or LPN (current Wyoming RN License or compact equivalent or Licensed Wyoming LPN or combination of the following preferred:
RHIA, RHIT, CCS
Minimum Work Experience
Prior experience in clinical documentation improvement and/or coding accuracy preferred
Knowledgeable of the principles of process improvement including data collection, analysis and reporting. Possess thorough understanding of Protected Health Information (PHI) associated with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug, Life Insurance/AD&D,
Supplemental Group Life, Short and Long-Term Disability, Paid Time Off, Extended Illness
Bank (EIB), Flexible Spending, Employee Assistance Program, and company discounts.