Clinical Documentation Improvement Manager

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POST DATE 9/2/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

HCA Healthcare Tallahassee, FL

Company
HCA Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
25086-7516
AJE Ref #
576067460
Location
Tallahassee, FL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Code: 25086-7516

Full-time

No Weekends

POSITION SUMMARY
The Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Manager coordinates clinical documentation improvement initiatives across the North Florida Division.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES


* Maintains up-to-date working knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid rules and regulations regarding CDI, POA, basic coding, as well as current trends and developments in the area of Clinical Documentation Improvement.

* Develops and implements CDI strategies, capitalizing on facility best practices. Provides facility specific CDI analysis and makes recommendations for process improvement. Ensures that improvement opportunities are appropriately channeled to effect change.

* Coordinates compliance initiatives.

* Intervenes with facility CDI programs to address and resolve issues related to facility CDI process.

* Facilitates strong working relationships between Shared Service Center (SSC), Coding, and hospital departments to promote effective clinical documentation improvement through coordination of efforts.

* Participates in division meetings, providing guidance and strategic direction on CDI issues.

* Identifies educational opportunities and coordinates division and facility based training programs. Facilitates orientation of new CDI staff.

* Monitors and analyzes trends in the CDI process. Develops and implements action plans to maximize the CDI program in the division.

* Facilitates the development and review of division/facility CDI plans to ensure compliance with internal audits, state and federal regulatory requirements.

* Monitor productivity of CDI staff and coverage rates

* Physician training and education

* Work with Physician Advisors to address outlier physicians

* Perform chart reviews to ensure appropriate documentation

* Monitor and address low physician response and agree rates to queries

* Work with HIM and hospital on delinquent queries

* Work with HIM and CDI on month end close process to ensure accuracy of interim Coding on unbilled accounts.

* Education/Required Licensures:
Undergraduate Degree Required, Bachelor s Degree preferred. Current Florida Registered Nurse licensure.


* Experience:
3-5 years hospital CDI experience required; minimum 2 years of director/supervisor management experience required

Last Edited: 09/01/2016