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Assistant Director - Clinical Documentation Improvement - (33761)

Universal Health Services
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Assistant Director - Clinical Documentation Improvement - (33761)

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UHS Corporate Office
KING OF PRUSSIA, PA 19406 US (Primary)
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Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

The Assistant Director - Clinical Documentation supports the UHS Acute Care HIM Departments through determining the educational needs of CDIS and assists with improving the quality of documentation.  Performs analysis of clinical documentation using a combination of clinical, coding and billing expertise to improve the quality of clinical, coding and financial documentation related to services provided.  Identifies patterns or trends that require additional training in efforts to improve documentation.  Assists in CDIS improvement initiatives in standardization of process and development of training materials.  Conducts audit and denial review to develop process improvement and standardization to reduce audit risk and reduce denials.

  • Supports the Corporate HIM, Physician and Care Management Leadership in the Clinical Documentation Program Initiatives (CDI).
  • Identifies patterns or trends requiring additional training as it relates to clinical documentation improvement.
  • Develops and conducts clinical documentation improvement training.
  • Maintains education training processes and tools.
  • Assists with revisions to Policy and Procedures
  • Participates in committees related to clinical documentation improvement.
  • Collaborates with the various departments impacted by clinical documentation improvement initiatives.
Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 5 years experience required, Master's degree preferred. Certification(s) required.

This position requires extensive knowledge of clinical documentation and coding as they relate to billing. Proven training skills. Must be knowledgeable about Medicare and other governmental regulations.  Demonstrated oral and written communication skills required.  Demonstrated proficiency in PC use, Microsoft applications and working knowledge of 3M and Cerner. One or more of the following certifications;  CCDS, CCS, RHIA, RN

Travel approximately  25%

If you are looking for a rewarding career, please take a moment to share your background with us by applying online. UHS offers competitive compensation commensurate with experience and benefits programs including medical, dental, life insurance and 401k.

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.



Posted: 2018-12-14 Expires: 2019-01-12

Universal Health Services

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