Trauma Registrar in Norristown, PA at Suburban Community Hospital

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2701 Dekalb Pike
    Norristown, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/15/2019

Job Description



Responsibilities

In conjunction with the Trauma Medical Director, is responsible for maintaining the trauma registry database to include patient identification, abstraction, coding and entering data; retrieval and presentation of registry data for quality improvement, education and research. Works closely with the Trauma PI coordinator to ensure accurate statistical trauma data. Must be comfortable with interpreting medical clinical data and with advanced computing and data analysis skills. Will support trauma research and participate in the preparation for trauma accreditation survey. Participate in statewide trauma education and represent the hospital at meetings of state registrars. 

Qualifications

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING  1. Education: Graduation from an accredited program or University in a health care related field or in Health Information Technology. 2. Licensure/Certification: Registered Nurse with Trauma, Emergency Department or Surgical ICU experience preferred. HIM Coding Specialist (CCS or RHIT certified) desirable. 3. Experience: Minimum of two years of medical record and/or coding experience/database entry maybe substituted for education preferences

 

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