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Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Specialist - Pediatrics

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: CDI-CLINICAL DOCUMENTATION
Categories: HIM / CDI
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

Do you thrive working in a caring Team atmosphere? Come join the CDI Team at Lee Health where you are part of a team helping improve the quality of care to our patients. Enjoy your weekends having some Fun in the Sun at some of the nation's top beaches.

Using a multidisciplinary team approach on a concurrent basis the Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Specialist uses clinical and coding knowledge of documentation requirements to improve overall quality and completeness of Pediatric patient records. He/she works collaboratively with physicians to ensure clinical information in medical record is present, complete, and accurately reflects patient severity and with the Coding Department facilitate the most appropriate MS DRG code assignment.

SHIFT: Please note standard shift is 7am - 3:30pm. This shift does offer flexible hours and scheduling.

Have Questions? Chat with the Recruiter:
Ryan Smith
ryan.smith@leehealth.org

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Requirements:

Education:
- BSN strongly preferred. A Bachelor degree or degree of higher education will be considered, based on area of clinical significance.

Experience:
- Minimum of five years direct clinical nursing experience in Pediatrics required
- Clinical experience in NICU and PICU preferred
- Previous CDI experience preferred
- Current FL RN License preferred. If you do not have a FL RN License one MUST be obtained before you can start.

Other: Strong interpersonal, communication (verbal, non-verbal and listening), analytical and computer skills. Certification as a Documentation Improvement Specialist preferred within 2 years


General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Bend - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Twist - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Manage altercations - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Fine Manipulation - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Chemical Agents - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Loud Noises - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) years