Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist - CDI - Remote / Virtual
Company: SCL Health
Posted on: June 14, 2019
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a
Clinical Documentation (CDI) Specialist.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh
Youre generous with your thoughts, your partnerships and especially
your voice, because your opinion matters.
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
We are excited to be expanding our CDI team and are looking for
additional CDI Specialists to join our collaborative and
Our CDI Specialists work in a 100% electronic system, with EPIC and
3M 360 CDIS, working directly with physicians as well as other care
team members. Our team is supported by two educators, allowing for
the support you need to be successful in your day-to-day role.
Our advanced CDI team is progressive and on the forefront of
industry CDI strategies in alignment with national organizations
such as ACDIS and AHIMA.
System Services: is our Corporate Headquarters in Broomfield,
Colorado and is located within the Oracle campus. SCL Health is a
faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to
improving the well-being of the people we serve.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well
honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. Well
encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and
high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As a CDI Specialist, you need to know how to:
Ensure clinical documentation is accurate, compliant and specific
to reflect the severity of illness and risk of mortality of the
Facilitate concurrent documentation of the medical record to
realize accurate and complete representation of the Severity of
Illness and Risk of Mortality of the patient, resulting in the
appropriate ICD-10 code/DRG assignment.
Work collaboratively with medical, nursing, ancillary, and coding
staff to improve the quality of chart documentation.
Identify complications and co-morbid conditions, specify
co-existing conditions and causal agents, and follow-up with
physicians responsible for care of the patient for appropriate
Identify the need to clarify documentation in the medical record
and communicate with physicians face-to-face or using the
appropriate query tools.
Stay abreast of coding guidelines, reimbursement methodologies,
regulatory compliance and quality based programs. Maintain thorough
and current knowledge of clinical care and treatment options to
critically assess appropriateness of documentation. Maintain
thorough clinical knowledge of disease processes, pathophysiology
Serve as a resource and educate physicians on linking coding
guidelines and medical terminology to capture accurate final code
Promote mission, vision, and values of SCL Health, and abide by
service behavior standards.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
Associates degree in Nursing, required
Bachelors degree in Nursing, preferred
Active RN license in good standing, required
Minimum of three (3) years of nursing experience in an acute care
setting or one (1) or more years of experience as a Clinical
Documentation Specialist in an acute care setting, required
CDIP or CCDS certification, preferred
CDI experience, preferred
YOUR NEXT MOVE.
Now that you know more about being a CDI Specialist on our team we
hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much
you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis
of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or
access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or
activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and
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