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RN - CLINICAL DOCUMENT COORDINATOR

Universal Health Services


Location:
DENISON, TX
Date:
03/23/2017
Job Code:
222066
Universal Health Services
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RN - CLINICAL DOCUMENT COORDINATOR

Job Code:  222066
Facility: Texoma Medical Center
Location: DENISON, TX US
Region:
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: 
Minimum Education Required: Associate Degree 
Skills:  
Category: Nursing
FTE: 1.0
Position Summary:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

 

Texoma Medical Center, a 351-bed healthcare system has been providing quality health care to the residents of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma region.

Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has responded with unique services to provide the kind of sophisticated, experienced care that was once was available only in major metropolitan areas. We offer major specialty services including open heart surgery and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty center.

Position Summary: 

 Responsible for improving the overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation. Promotes a partnership between the concurrent clinical reviewers, medical record coders, and physicians to improve documentation and reimbursement for ARMC. Facilitates clarification and specificity to clinical documentation through appropriate interaction with physicians, advocating for appropriate reimbursement. Supports the accuracy and completeness of the clinical information used for measuring and reporting physician and hospital outcomes to reflect the patient’s true severity of illness, intensity of care, and risk of mortality. Educates all members of the health care team on an ongoing basis.
 
Requirements

Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) with current Texas license, BSN preferred.  RHIA, RHIT or CCS preferred.  Requires a minimum of 5 years recent clinical experience in an acute care setting. Critical Care or Medical/Surgical preferred or 3-5 years experience with inpatient coding and DRG guidelines. 

Requires the ability to work independently in a time-oriented environment is essential. Must have a working knowledge of Medicare reimbursement system and coding guidelines preferred.   Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.  Must have knowledge of age-specific needs and elements of disease processes and related procedures required. Strong broad-based clinical knowledge and understanding of pathology/physiology of disease processes.  Computer literacy essential.


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