Abstractor

CommonSpirit Health

Chattanooga Tennessee

United States

Healthcare - Allied Health
(No Timezone Provided)

**Overview**CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.**Responsibilities****Job Summary:**Responsible for interpreting and analyzing records on a daily basis for assigned physicians. Assists other healthcare professionals regarding patient assessments in order to document patient care and facilitate delivery of healthcare services. Chart work up, patient information retrieval and chart abstraction.**Essential Responsibilities:**+ Process requests for medical records both outgoing and incoming from multiple sources.+ Import test results into Electronic Health Record (EHR) in a timely manner.+ Field incoming calls from patients, nurses and other medical facilities and provide friendly service and support.+ Provide support in locating medical records from internal and external sources as needed.+ Provide support in obtaining records from outside sources to complete chart for patient care.+ Meet quality and productivity standards as established by the department.+ Analyze patient medical records for physician appointments on a daily basis. Analyze, retrieve, and scan needed HIM records in order to facilitate completeness of patient chart for patient care.+ Contact appropriate areas to obtain needed information such as Cath films and CD's. Use of multiple software products, including but not limited to Chartmax, Meditech, McKesson, Cerner and other systems as needed to obtain hospital information and office procedures.+ Follow established policies and procedures to contribute to the efficiency of the HIM Department.+ Ability to understand various reports and place them in appropriate categories in Document Management.+ Work closely with clinical staff and Physicians to ensure clinical abstraction is complete and correct.+ Abstract data into the EHR according to established procedure.+ Assign diagnosis codes to problems, per ICD-10 guidelines.+ Provide administrative/clerical/technical support as assigned.+ Use reference material appropriately and efficiently to facilitate accuracy, clarity and completeness of reports.+ Interact effectively with physicians, nurses, other staff and patients and their family members in person and over the phone.**Qualifications****Education:**+ Associates degree in RHIT program preferred but other degreed programs accepted.**Certification:**+ RHIT certification or equivalent experience with chart workup and abstraction with an associate level degree.**Experience:**+ One year experience with EHR and chart abstraction in a medical practice setting.**Connect With Us!**Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?Join one of our Talent Communities ( to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness.CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.**Requisition ID** _2021-152969_**Employment Type** _Full Time_**Department** _Cardiology Clinic_**Hours / Pay Period** _80_**Shift** _Day_**Standard Hours** _Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)_**Facility / Process Level : Name** _CHI Memorial_**Location** _TN-CHATTANOOGA_Equal OpportunityCommonSpirit Health is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Associated topics: bhlex, cardiac, caregiver, clinical assistant, delivery, dialysis, home health, nac, rss, stp

Abstractor

CommonSpirit Health

Chattanooga Tennessee

United States

Healthcare - Allied Health

(No Timezone Provided)

**Overview**CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.**Responsibilities****Job Summary:**Responsible for interpreting and analyzing records on a daily basis for assigned physicians. Assists other healthcare professionals regarding patient assessments in order to document patient care and facilitate delivery of healthcare services. Chart work up, patient information retrieval and chart abstraction.**Essential Responsibilities:**+ Process requests for medical records both outgoing and incoming from multiple sources.+ Import test results into Electronic Health Record (EHR) in a timely manner.+ Field incoming calls from patients, nurses and other medical facilities and provide friendly service and support.+ Provide support in locating medical records from internal and external sources as needed.+ Provide support in obtaining records from outside sources to complete chart for patient care.+ Meet quality and productivity standards as established by the department.+ Analyze patient medical records for physician appointments on a daily basis. Analyze, retrieve, and scan needed HIM records in order to facilitate completeness of patient chart for patient care.+ Contact appropriate areas to obtain needed information such as Cath films and CD's. Use of multiple software products, including but not limited to Chartmax, Meditech, McKesson, Cerner and other systems as needed to obtain hospital information and office procedures.+ Follow established policies and procedures to contribute to the efficiency of the HIM Department.+ Ability to understand various reports and place them in appropriate categories in Document Management.+ Work closely with clinical staff and Physicians to ensure clinical abstraction is complete and correct.+ Abstract data into the EHR according to established procedure.+ Assign diagnosis codes to problems, per ICD-10 guidelines.+ Provide administrative/clerical/technical support as assigned.+ Use reference material appropriately and efficiently to facilitate accuracy, clarity and completeness of reports.+ Interact effectively with physicians, nurses, other staff and patients and their family members in person and over the phone.**Qualifications****Education:**+ Associates degree in RHIT program preferred but other degreed programs accepted.**Certification:**+ RHIT certification or equivalent experience with chart workup and abstraction with an associate level degree.**Experience:**+ One year experience with EHR and chart abstraction in a medical practice setting.**Connect With Us!**Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?Join one of our Talent Communities ( to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness.CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.**Requisition ID** _2021-152969_**Employment Type** _Full Time_**Department** _Cardiology Clinic_**Hours / Pay Period** _80_**Shift** _Day_**Standard Hours** _Monday - Friday (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)_**Facility / Process Level : Name** _CHI Memorial_**Location** _TN-CHATTANOOGA_Equal OpportunityCommonSpirit Health is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Associated topics: bhlex, cardiac, caregiver, clinical assistant, delivery, dialysis, home health, nac, rss, stp