|Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist|
|Los Angeles, CA|
The Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist reviews, evaluates and assesses medical records of patients by looking for: specificity of an illness, accuracy of the clinician's documentation, coding requirements, and documentation of important medical details, in order to ensure the overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation of the patient medical record, and to ensure it is in compliance with government and other regulations. Works on problems of moderate to diverse scope requiring some interpretation of policies and guidelines. Applies working knowledge of the techniques, principles, theories and concepts to complete routine and non-routine assignments.
This position works away from the VEP Healthcare Corporate Office. The preferred location for the CDIS is in the greater Los Angeles area. The first 2-4 months of this position will be spent receiving additional education and training on existing documentation feedback processes currently in place, while supporting the existing program.
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