The Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist LVN performs patient record reviews concurrently and retrospectively to determine complete, accurate and timely documentation of all conditions that support hospitalization and treatment of the patient. Present queries to physicians when needed to clarify ambiguous or incomplete documentation.
The Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist validates the assigned working Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) to support the operations of Utilization Review and Care Coordination functions. Formulates, interprets, and analyzes data relative to Opportunities to improve documentation practices including impact to Diagnosis Related Group, Risk of Mortality, Severity of Illness and ultimately, Physician profiles.
The ideal Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist RN candidate is someone with effective communication skills who is organized, flexible and able to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Central Texas: Austin
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Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Graduate of an Accredited Program
4 Years of nursing experience
Licensed Prac / Vocational Nurse (LPN / LVN)
Baylor Scott & White Health