Responsible for abstracting clinical information from the medical record, transcribing findings to the abstraction tool and facilitating compliance with clinical quality measures for assigned patient populations. Also responsible for maintaining accurate and complete data and providing analysis through current and/or retrospective case review.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
At least three to five years clinical abstraction experience in a healthcare environment. Familiarity with Medical Terminology. Preferred experience with individuals with Acute Myocardial Infarctions, Heart Failure, Pneumonia or Surgical Care.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.