• Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Hershey , PA
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 500 Homestead Ln

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Days
Hours: 7:00a - 3:30p
Contact: Amber Fine at *****************************
JOB SUMMARY:
Responsible for extensive collaboration with physicians, nursing
staff, other patient caregivers, and medical records coding staff to
improve quality and completeness of documentation of care provided and
coded. Facilitates concurrent modifications to clinical documentation
to insure commensurate reimbursement of clinical severity and services
rendered to patients Conduct medical record audits to ensure that all
services and assessments of the patient's condition were reported in
accordance with the Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS),
Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS), and Outpatient
Prospective Payment System (OPPS) conventions. Provide education and
expert guidance to physicians and coders regarding documentation &
facility coding requirements as it relates to proper reimbursement and
capture severity of illness and intensity of service via regular and
ongoing training education programs.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or Master's Degree in Nursing required.
2 years acute care experience required.
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by Pennsylvania
Board of Nurse Examiners required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Advanced clinical expertise and extensive knowledge of complex disease
processes with a broad clinical experience in an inpatient setting
required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Training and development background preferred.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing preferred.
If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer
Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in
the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a
general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as
encompassing all duties performed within the position. All
individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will
undergo a background check appropriate for the position's
responsibilities.
Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to
all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national
origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to
use our online application process due to an impairment or disability,
please call ************ between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM,
Eastern Standard Time, Monday Friday, email
*********************************** or download our Accommodation
Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for
assistance.
Union: Non Bargained
Associated topics: anesthetist crna, bilingual, clinic, family medicine, midwife, neighborcare, nursing assistant cna, ob, physician assistant, rnp

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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