Temporary Visitor Restriction

Due to the high levels of the influenza illness occuring in our community, KSB Hospital has issued a TEMPORARY VISITOR RESTRICTION until further notice. 

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Clinical Documentation Specialist, HIMS - Full Time Exempt

Posted: 2019-08-14

The Clinical Documentation Specialist is primarily responsible for facilitating and obtaining appropriate physician documentation for any clinical conditions or procedures to support the appropriate severity of illness, expected risk of mortality and complexity of care provided to the patient. This position must effectively educate members of the patient care team regarding documentation guidelines, including the attending physician, allied health practitioner, nursing staff and case management. This position must exhibit sufficient knowledge of clinical documentation requirements, DRG assignment and clinical conditions and procedures. The position will also facilitate RAC reviews, appeals and denials with necessary written communication. 

Full Time, 1st shift

  • Associate Nursing degree required, prefer bachelor’s Degree
  • Current IL RN License
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical experience
  • Coding experience is preferred
  • Prior experience in performance improvement, case management or documentation improvement as well as demonstrated successful communication with healthcare providers required          
Job Type
Benefit eligible
Job Location
KSB Hospital
Jobs Available
2 to 3 Years
ADN required, BSN preferred