K.A. Recruiting

Clinical Documentation Specialist (CDI) RN

White Sands Missile Range, NM 88002

Job Type: HIM Job Number: KD0723192

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist RN to join a great team in New Mexico! Must have at least 3 years of experience as a CDI.


-This is a full time/permanent position with a great health system in Southern NM!  The position offers a competitive compensation plus benefits package. 

-For more information please submit your resume. You can also send it directly to kristin@ka-recruiting.com



Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing. Minimum required: Associates Degree


• Must possess at least five (5) years of acute hospital nursing experience (e.g. medical/surgical unit, intensive care). Experience in Utilization Management/Case Management, Critical Care, patient outcomes/quality management and/or inpatient coding considered a plus. 
• ICU/Critical Care experience strongly desired.
• Prior experience in clinical documentation improvement, ICD coding and MS-DRGs preferred. 
• Prior experience educating physicians/providers preferred.
• Previous experience working in a clinical documentation improvement department or as a consultant strongly encouraged.
• Minimum of one (1) year auditing experience strongly encouraged.
• This individual must possess a comprehensive knowledge of medical terminology, disease processes and clinical competency. 
• Candidate must possess excellent communication (verbal and written), interpersonal, collaboration and relationship-building skills. 
• Strong critical thinking skills and ability to integrate knowledge is necessary. 
• Prioritization and organizational skills required. 
• Must exhibit the ability to educate members of the healthcare team about clinical documentation. Individual must demonstrate data quality and integrity skills.
• To perform this job successfully, an individual should have strong working knowledge of word processing software, spreadsheet software and reporting software. Also, experience working with encoder software, clinical documentation improvement software and the electronic medical record is preferred
• English is required for both verbal and written communication. 
• Ability to communicate effectively at a high level is required



Required: Current professional nursing license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Mexico or compact license

Required: ACDIS (Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists) certified - within one year of employment.

RHIT, RHIA, CDIP, CCDS, CCS and ICD-10 certification or designation




Additional Information

Please click APPLY ONLINE or email us a copy of your resume directly (my email is next to my profile). Be sure to check out all of our jobs at http://jobs.ka-recruiting.com. We look forward to working with you!

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Kristin Darsch
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