Ascension Health Clinical Documentation Improvement - RN in Pensacola, Florida

We Are Hiring

Title:Coord-Clinical Doc Improve-RN

City, State: Pensacola,FL

Location: Sacred Hrt Hosp Pensacola

Department: HIM Coding Documentation

Additional Job Details:Full-Time,Day

Why Join Ascension?

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

Facilitates improvement in overall quality, completeness and accuracy of medical record documentation. Our CDI team works to review charts and work with physician on charting optimization daily. Our CDI team works Monday- Thursday 7am- 5:30pm, this position is in an office environment with the majority of their work being independently completed at a desk.

What you will do:

  • Complete admission reviews and assigns a working Diagnosis Related Group. Ensure the working DRG and other information are entered in the Clinical Documentation Improvement database.

  • Initiate and maintain extensive interactions with physicians and mid-level providers to address the need for more detailed information in the medical record.

  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to ensure the severity of illness and level of services provided are accurately reflected in the medical record and to resolve physician queries and documentation issues prior to patient's discharge.

  • Maintains accurate records of review activities, ensuring reports and outcomes of CDI efforts are valid.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Registered Nursecredentialed from theFlorida Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • 4Yearsas a floor nurse in an acute care SettingPreferred.

  • 1 year experience in ICU, Med/Surg, or Case Management Preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunityemployer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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