- Medical Records
Under the direction of the Patient Safety and Quality Manager, the Performance Improvement Coordinator analyzes and extrapolates key data elements into the Core Measure database and also performs chart audits and reviews for compliance. Data accuracy and timeliness is maintained to support ongoing needs of internal quality review and process improvement as well for reporting to outside agencies.
Casual Status, Days (12hrs/wk.) 2 days per week, 8:00am-2:00pm
2+ years’ experience reviewing medical records required. 2+ years of experience abstracting and analyzing core measures preferred; or RN with 2+ years of clinical experience preferred. Associate of Science in Health Information Management or related field required. Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management or graduate of an accredited school of Nursing preferred. Registered Health Information Technologist (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), or licensed Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of PA strongly preferred. Ability to interpret informational content of medical records. Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required. Proficient in Medical Terminology and Clinical Medicine.
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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