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Sr Data Integrity Specialist

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Date: Jan 6, 2018

Location: Centennial, CO, US 80112

Company: Centura Health

Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.



 



Through Centura Health’s 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.



Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.



 



If you’re ready to discover the difference of working for a fully-integrated health system with a non-profit, faith-based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.



Job Description/Job Posting ID: 119038



Recruiter Contact: Mikala Ford (mikalaford@centura.org)



Schedule: Full-time



Shift: Days


Position Summary



The Data Integrity Specialist Sr provides day to day data integrity operational functions within Centura Health Revenue Management to maintain a clean enterprise master patient index. This position will complete investigative steps for chart corrections and perform root cause analysis to identify origin of problems. Responsibilities will include review, thorough research, and correction activities within Meditech, Epic, or any other designated system. This position will work closely and in collaboration with facility HIM, Patient Access, Physician Offices, and others on matters concerning integrity of the enterprise master patient index and chart correction issues. Participation in patient and patient proxy access to the portal will be required. The Data Integrity Specialist Sr will also train and guide associates and providers on duplicate prevention and correction procedures.



Minimum Education Requirements




  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Associate or equivalent work experience preferred

  • Training in medical terminology preferred



Minimum Experience Requirements




  • 3 years of health information management , patient access, or billing experience.

  • Experience with the electronic health record (EHR) and health information systems and applications.

  • Effective communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills

  • Attentive to details

  • Knowledge in health care compliance, HIPAA privacy and confidentiality laws

  • Demonstrated computer aptitude on healthcare related applications.

  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office skills.

  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.

  • Experience with Epic preferred



License/Certifications




  • Prefer AHIMA credential – RHIA, RHIT



Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )




  • Works routine potential duplicate work queues including but not limited to Mark for Merge, Duplicate Warning Override Reports, and Demographic Change Reports.*

  • Completes all types of tasks based on workflow to research and resolve potential duplicates and overlays.*

  • Investigate and perform chart corrections.*

  • Complete unmerging of records when required.*

  • Responds to system wide Data Integrity calls and general e-mail box questions.*

  • Participate in patient and patient proxy portal access.*

  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary teams to assist with problem identification and resolution.*

  • Prepares reports, presentations, and other documents as instructed.*

  • Follows and adheres to pre-defined quality and productivity standards.*

  • Assists with data cleanup projects as needed.*

  • Provide training and guidance to others regarding duplicate medical record prevention and corrections.*

  • Gather evidence in support of and participate in creation of best practice procedures.*

  • Oversee the dissemination of work in collaboration with the director.*



Physical Requirements



Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)


 



Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. 


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