Clinical Documentation Specialist (RN)

Indianapolis, IN
Clinical Specialist
Contract Type
Full Time
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  Job Location
The Clinical Documentation Improvement Registered Nurse position is located in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Job Duties
The Clinical Documentation Improvement Registered Nurse facilitates modifications to clinical documentation through concurrent review of medical record documentation and interaction with physicians and other members of the health team to support that appropriate clinical severity is captured for the level of service rendered to all inpatients.

Five to ten years of advanced clinical experience in an acute inpatient setting, with extensive knowledge of complex disease processes. Critical Care experience a plus. CCDS a plus.

Prefer Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing; must be graduate of Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accredited nursing program.

Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency required.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in organization and planning
  • Proficiency in computer usage including database and spreadsheet analysis, presentation programs, word processing and Internet searching
  • Understanding of organizational policies and procedures
  • Working knowledge of quality improvement theory and practice
  • Ability and willingness to seek out and accept change
  • Demonstrates adaptability and self-motivation by staying abreast of CMS rules, and regulations and incorporating those changes into daily practice
  • Team building skills with the ability to function independently and interdependently as a member of a network team
  • Demonstrates the ability to be flexible in work schedules and coverage at any site
  • Knowledge of federal, state and private payer regulations

Additional Information
This is a part-time (40 hours/2 week pay period), non-benefited position. The successful candidate will job share with another Clinical Documentation Specialist, who will serve as a mentor and preceptor for the candidate.

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