Manager of Clinical Documentation

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POST DATE 8/26/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

El Camino Hospital Los Gatos, CA

Los Gatos, CA
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Management Recruiters of Berkeley has been retained by El Camino Hospital to conduct a search for a Manager of Clinical Documentation located in Los Gatos, CA. This role will be accountable for facilitating long-term success of the clinical documentation improvement and integrity program by providing intense oversight of the CDI program. This will include increasing awareness of the CDI program with the goal of enhancing the appropriateness and comprehensiveness of the medical record to ensure patient safety and quality care. The role will also support ongoing communication and education on documentation opportunities, coding and reimbursement issues, as well as performance improvement methodologies to physicians and the entire hospital staff. Reporting to the Senior Director for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, the Manager of Clinical Documentation will need to be a collaborative and resourceful leader who mentors, challenges, and guides the staff towards accomplishing goals.


With its two campuses in Mountain View and Los Gatos, El Camino Hospital is a 443 bed acute care organization that is locally governed by the El Camino Healthcare District. The hospital is a national leader in the use of health information technology and wireless communication. They have also been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and three consecutive ANCC Magnet Recognitions for Nursing Care. They are passionate about being a publicly accountable and locally controlled comprehensive healthcare organization that cares for the sick, relieve suffering and provides quality, cost-competitive services to improve the health and well-being of the community.


The successful candidate will have a background in clinical documentation improvement and strong knowledge of regulatory affairs. A hands on leader with a proven history of project management and improving workflow processes. Strong interpersonal and organization skills with effective written and verbal communication and the ability to work with a variety of disciplines and levels of staff across the organization.

Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in Nursing and a minimum of 3years' experience in an acute care hospital or similar setting. 3years recent experience with CDI Programs and a minimum of 2years management or supervisory experience will also be required. Current RN license in the state of California is preferred. Must have knowledge of Medical Part A and B. CCDS and CCS certifications are highly desirable. This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in advancing their career by joining an innovative, transforming organization that strives to be a positive impact on the community. FACHE preferred.