Are you ready for an exciting opportunity where you can apply a strong clinical knowledge base and advanced understanding of DRG assignment? Then this is the assignment for you! Two heads are better than one in this pre-bill, post-code second level review position.
You’ll be reviewing cases from a defined patient population to identify missed opportunities to improve accuracy of documentation and collaborate with the coding department to assure documentation is clinically appropriate, accurately reflects the severity of illness and risk of mortality of the patient, and is reflective of current CMS standards.
The ideal candidate will have a clinical background with a thorough knowledge of official medical coding guidelines, CMS, and private payer regulations related to the Inpatient Prospective Payment System and experience performing second level reviews. Additional qualifications include:
- RN, BSN or MSN with a clinical background
- CCDS preferred
- A minimum of 3 years’ CDI experience
- The ability to communicate with physicians and hospital staff in a collaborative manner to promote appropriate clinical documentation and quality improvement is a must
- The ability to work remotely
UASI is dedicated to providing employees with the tools needed for professional growth and development. We recognize that CDI professionals are our greatest asset and in return for your talents, we offer a dynamic work environment, career growth and development, strong leadership, education, full benefits, PTO and competitive pay.