HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Clinical Documentation Spec (CDI) FT days in Las Vegas, Nevada

Voted the_Best Hospital in Las Vegas_, Southern Hills Hospital provides the communities of southwest Las Vegas with many services, including:

· emergency and pediatric emergency services, · a new behavioral health unit serving inpatients and outpatients ages 50 and older, · an Accredited Chest Pain Center, · a Certified Primary Stroke Center, · a dedicated orthopedic, neurology and spine unit, · OB-GYN, · diagnostic imaging, · and surgical services.

Utilizing advanced digital technology and an accomplished medical staff, Southern Hills Hospital's advanced care and superior service make for better outcomes and an exceptional patient experience.

The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, recognized Southern Hills Hospital as a /Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®/ for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 - the only Southern Nevada hospital to earn this recognition for four consecutive years. Southern Hills Hospital is the first institution in the state of Nevada to be recognized by the American Heart Association as a leading hospital in cardiology through their compliance with the “Get with the Guidelines - Heart Failure” program. In addition, Southern Hills Hospital earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for its Alzheimer's disease program by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission's national standards for health care quality and safety in disease-specific care. It is also partnered with award-winning spine physicians from the Nevada Neurosciences Institute.

The hospital is a member of the respected Sunrise Health System consisting of Sunrise Hospital, Sunrise Children's Hospital, MountainView Hospital and several surgery and diagnostic imaging centers offering a complete range of specialized and technologically advanced services.

*POSITION SUMMARY: *

The Clinical Documentation Specialist is a registered nurse who demonstrates a leadership role in continuous quality management through promotion of optimal documentation of patient clinical status in the medical record. Duties include concurrent and retrospective review of medical records, communication of documentation requirements, and monitoring of compliance with fundamental and essential documentation.

· The Clinical Documentation Specialist records and analyzes data, identifies trends, and reports barriers to ideal endorsement of DRG’s. · The Clinical Documentation Specialist uses expertise to support the highest standard of ethical and compliant management of medical records through education, support and collaboration with healthcare workers across the continuum of the acute healthcare experience.

*QUALIFICATIONS: *

Education

  • /Graduate of an accredited school of nursing/
  • /BSN preferred/

Licensure

  • /Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada/

Experience

  • /Minimum of 5 years of clinical healthcare experience in an acute care hospital/
  • /Minimum of 2 years of acute care case management experience preferred///
  • /Knowledge of PC based computer software (i.e. Word, Excel, Access or similar system) preferred/**

Certifications

· CPR

Title: Registered Nurse Clinical Documentation Spec (CDI) FT days

Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08967-3619