Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist

Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist

Date Posted: January 9, 2014
Department: Care Management and Regulatory Services
Status: Full-Time
Shift: 1st Shift

 It is the mission of Graham Health System to provide compassionate, quality health services, in a responsible and charitable manner, to the people and communities we serve. We are the community’s choice for an exceptional healthcare experience. Graham Health System is seeking a great applicant to join our team. Graham Health System offers a great team atmosphere with multiple benefits.

Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist (CDIS) possess knowledge of a wide range of specialized disciplines and is responsible for the evaluation of physician documentation utilizing their clinical expertise to ensure the patients’ severity of illness is accurately portrayed in the medical record for specificity of coding and increased coding accuracy. Provides guidance to the physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff on clinical documentation best practices. 

 Must be a Registered Nurse (RN) and currently licensed to practice in the State of Illinois. Three to Five years working in a hospital or health care facility preferred. Bachelor’s degree is preferred, as a Registered Nurse.