CLIN DOCUMENT SPEC RN
Facility: OUR LADY OF THE RESURRECTION MEDICAL CENTER, Chicago, IL
Department: HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 8am-4:30pm, flexible; occ. wknd coverage may be needed
Job Details: Bachelors degree is preferred
3-5 years experience is required
Responsible for facilitating the improvement in the overall quality and completeness of medical record documentation. Obtains appropriate clinical documentation through appropriate interaction with physicians, nursing staff, other patient care givers, and Health Information Management/Medical Records. coding staff. Ensure that appropriate reimbursement is received for the level of services rendered to patients. On an ongoing basis educates all members of the patient care team on documentation guidelines. The Clinical Documentation Specialist exhibits a thorough knowledge of the growth and developmental needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric populations. Two years of recent Clinical Nursing experience is preferred. Associates degree in Nursing or Health Information Management, Bachelors preferred but not required.
Provena Health-Resurrection Health Care, now joined as Presence Health, is a family of not-for-profit healthcare services providing advanced medical care and exceptional service with compassion and hope. Serving communities from Chicago's lakefront to East Central Illinois, it is the largest Catholic healthcare system in Illinois, encompassing 12 hospitals, 27 long-term care and senior residential facilities, numerous outpatient services, clinics, home health services, hospice, private duty, and comprehensive Behavioral Healthservices.