SCL Health is currently offering a $2,500 sign-on bonus for new hire Clinical Documentation Specialists!
In collaboration with the Clinical Documentation Specialist Manager, the Lead Clinical Documentation Specialist assists with the daily operations and supervision of the Clinical Documentation Integrity team at St. Mary’s Medical Center. The Lead Clinical Documentation Specialist reviews electronic health records, acts as a second-level reviewer before escalation to Physician Champion/CMO, and assists with implementation of new CDI policies, practices and procedures. The Lead Clinical Documentation Specialist acts as a liaison to the multidisciplinary care team and serves as a subject matter expert and educator for CDI-related information. Along with the CDI Educator, the Lead Clinical Documentation Specialist facilitates the professional development and continuing education of clinical documentation specialists at St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Primary responsibilities include:
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, required
Valid license in the state of practice, required
CDIP or CCDS certification, required (or ability to obtain within one year of hire)
Two years of experience in clinical documentation integrity/improvement, required
Three years of experience in adult acute care, required
Ability to work collaboratively and independently, required