OP Clinic CDS
Ensures the accuracy and completeness of clinical documentation used for reporting professional services in the ambulatory setting.
Improves the overall quality, integrity and completeness of the ambulatory clinical documentation by performing chart audits/reviews to verify appropriate ICD10 and CPT codes are assigned, and documentation requirement are met.
Conducts meetings with the providers, clinical staff and coding staff to review documentation issues and improvement opportunities.
Facilitates modification to the ambulatory clinical documentation to ensure appropriate reimbursement is received for the level of service rendered to all patients.
Educates all members of the patient care team regarding clinical documentation opportunities, changes to clinical documentation guidelines, coding and reimbursement issues, as well as performance improvement methodologies.
Conducts follow up reviews of ambulatory clinical documentation to ensure points of clarification have been recorded in the medical record.
Uses interpersonal skills to discuss clinical documentation issues and works effectively with all levels of internal personnel such as coders, physicians, and other health professionals.
Articulates the program to physicians and other health care professionals to educate and teach ambulatory clinical documentation requirements.
Demonstrates knowledge of coding guidelines, documentation opportunities and clinical documentation requirements.
Associate's Degree in Health Information Management or related field
Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) or CCDS-O (outpatient), Certified Documentation Expert Outpatient (CDEO), Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)
Maintenance of continuing education requirements
If qualified as an RHIT, must have at least 2 years of experience in a clinical documentation improvement role or ambulatory (professional fee) clinical documentation auditing
If qualified as a CCDS, CCDS-O, CDEO or CPMA, must have at least 3 years of experience in a clinical documentation improvement role or ambulatory (professional fee) clinical documentation auditing
SALARY AND BENEFITS:
· Salary Range: $85,000 to 95,000per year
· Paid Time Off
· Sick Time
· Medical, Dental, Life and Long/Short term disability Insurance.
· Paid Association Dues Paid
· Educational Benefits
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