Mohawk Valley Health System Clinical Data Abstractor in Utica, New York

Clinical Data Abstractor

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Job Description

The Clinical Data Abstractor will demonstrate an attention to detail, accuracy in abstracting clinical information and proficiency in the required data abstraction tools. The individual must have the ability to accurately interpret data definitions and communicate both verbally and in writing the variances to key facility leaders. This individual will enter clinical data or information into electronic data bases, or registries, or other abstraction software. They will track and validate data accuracy and timeliness (out). They will be familiar with medical terminology and basic medical record design and requirements. The individual will utilize computer skills, to include the navigation of several electronic databases (MIDAS, Alscripts, Excel, and Word). (ADD) Data accuracy and timeliness will be validated by a Quality Professional.

Required Skills

  • Current NYS LPN License

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in an acute care setting

  • Knowledge of Quality Management, Performance Improvement and Utilization Management requirements and methodologies, including data collection/analysis preferred

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with medical staff, nursing staff and ancillary support services

Job Location

Utica, New York, United States

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