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Quality Abstractor Analyst
Penn State Hershey Medical Center
Location: Hershey, Remote
Work Setting: Hospital
Job Function: QA / QI / QM
Job Type: Full-Time
This position is responsible for the design, collection, reporting and analysis of various clinical (EHR and other clinical applications) and operational data sets (ex: claims, CMS/TJC, eCQMs, NSQIP, GWTG, etc). Responsible for supporting clinical decision making through established teams and the analysis of relevant clinical and benchmarking data as well as reporting to federal and state agencies to qualify for incentive programs.
Skilled in working with electronic medical records/computer systems and related software applications. Ability to translate EHR data into meaningful data outcomes required. Advanced computer and internet skills required, including familiarity and comfort with MS Office products is essential for success in this position. Communicates effectively both orally and in writing required. Ability to evaluate and present data to other professionals, including physicians, in a clear concise manner required. Knowledgeable of hospital systems and workflow required Proven experience prioritizing performance improvement efforts required.
Microsoft Access experience preferred. LPN, RHIT, RHIA, CHDA preferred. Quality improvement or patient safety knowledge and experience preferred. Basic statistical knowledge preferred.
Bachelor’s Degree plus 4 years of clinical chart review and abstraction experience required or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
This position will work remotely from home but must be within a 2 hour driving distance of Hershey PA
Posted: March 2, 2020 at 10:40 AM
Post ID: 48899