CDI /Coding Specialist
Company: Acuity Search Solutions, Inc.
Posted on: September 22, 2022
(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted)Are You a CDI
with IP Coding in your Background
GREAT OPPERTUNITY AWAITS YOU
IMMEDIATE NEED FOR HYBRED POSITION
Wonderful Magnet Status Acute-Care Hospital with great Benefits and
Located 20 Minutes from the Jersey Shore in a Quiet, Thriving
Good schools and a variety of housing options make this location a
great place to live
I'd love to help you further your career by joining a team like
There is 1 Opening for an experienced Clinical Documentation
Specialist with a background in CODING
The Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CDIS) will need
to have a good clinical background. perform concurrent analytical
review of clinical and coding data with a goal of improving
physician documentation for all conditions and treatments from
point of entry to discharge, ensuring an accurate reflection of the
patient condition in the associated DRG assignments, case-mix
index, severity of illness & risk of mortality profiling, and
Educates members of the patient care team regarding documentation
guidelines and the need for accurate and complete documentation in
the health record, including attending physicians, allied health
practitioners, nursing, and case management.
Facilitates and obtains appropriate physician documentation
including resolution of queries for any clinical conditions or
Performs concurrent analytical review of clinical and coding data
with a goal of improving physician documentation for all conditions
Facilitates concurrent modifications to clinical documentation to
support care provided.
Conducts follow-up documentation reviews to ensure clarification
has been recorded in the patient's chart.
Reviews clinical issues with coding staff, nurses and others to
ensure appropriate inpatient technical diagnosis and procedural
Seeks opportunities to discuss cases with physicians/providers at
meetings, rounding and medical staff meetings.
Maintains a collaborative working relationship with quality, case
management and HIM staff.
Inputs activities from concurrent reviews into CDI software and
ensures consistency of data captured.
Familiarity with MS-DRGs and the Inpatient Prospective Payment
System (IPPS), including new CMS guideline of key elements
including clinical documentation of what constitutes an inpatient
Current NJ RN License required
2 years of Clinical Experience In A Healthcare Environment
1 year of Coding Experience a plus
Possession of Certified Coding Specialist designation (CCS, CSS,
CCS-P from AHIMA) a plus
Preferred: Prior CDI experience in 200+ bed acute care
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