MetroWest Medical Center is the largest community health care system between Worcester and Boston. MetroWest Medical Center is committed to providing high quality, comprehensive care, at a location close to home. The 307-bed regional healthcare system includes Framingham Union Hospital, Leonard Morse Hospital in Natick and the MetroWest Wellness Center. MetroWest Medical Center has been named to the 2019 Americaâ��s 100 Best Hospitals List by Healthgrades.
POSITION PURPOSE: Responsible for improving overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation. Performs concurrent record reviews on all selected admissions and documents findings. Facilitates modifications to clinical documentation to ensure completeness through extensive interaction with physicians or medical staff departments. Serves as a resource for physicians to help link ICD-10-CM coding guidelines and medical terminology to improve accuracy of documentation. Reports results of audits to departments and committees. Identifies opportunities for intradepartmental and interdepartmental operational improvements. Participates in program related meetings, physician and staff education, staff development, departmental activities and in-service opportunities.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an approved Health Information Technology/ Management program with credentials of RHIA, RHIA eligible, RHIT, RHIT eligible, CCS, CCS-P and /or graduate from an accredited nursing program with LPN or RN licensure.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Two years of experience in acute care setting. Knowledge of care delivery documentation systems and related medical record documents. Computer skills and familiarity with basic office equipment required. Exposure to MS DRG coding classification preferred.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED: RHIA, RHIA eligible, or RHIT, RHIT eligible, or CCS, CCS-P,or RN, LPN licensure
Job: Medical Records
Primary Location: Framingham, Massachusetts
Facility: MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105014867
About MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.