The Regional Manager of CDI will lead and direct the physician and CDI program for a multi -facility ministry/region. Facilitates modifications to clinical documentation through concurrent interaction with physicians and other members of the healthcare team. Gathers and analyzes information regarding pertinent trends in CDS staff performance. As a working manager, augments CDS staff as needed.
Â·Bachelorâ€™s Degree in Nursing or HIM required; Masterâ€™s degree in appropriate field highly preferred, OR Â·Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner degree required, OR Â·MD or DO degree (may be foreign-trained) required. Â·Minimum 3 years prior experience as a Clinical Documentation Specialist, OR Â·Minimum 10 years prior experience as RN in an acute care setting, OR Â·Minimum 5 years prior experience as RNP, PA or physician/FMG in acute care setting. Â·Current licensure as RN, RNP, PA, MD, or DO required, as applicable. Â·Current certification as CCS, CCDS or CDIP highly preferred. Additional Information: Â·Previous supervisory/management experience highly preferred. Â·Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work on a team in order to influence physician documentation processes. Â·Must possess strong collaboration skills with the ability and willingness to seek out and accept change. Â·Must have ability to be flexible and adjust to workload/assignment changes and interruptions.
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.