Your browser cookies must be enabled in order to apply for this job. Please contact if you need further instruction on how to do that.

Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialist

Certified Coding Specialist | Dallas, TX | Contract

Job Description
Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialist
Work Location: Dallas TX

Job Summary/Description
Facilitates appropriate clinical documentation to ensure that the level of services and acuity of care are
accurately reflected in the medical record to improve overall quality and completeness of clinical
documentation. Communicates effectively (face-to-face) with Physicians, the Healthcare Team, and Multidisciplinary
Teams to ensure accurate and complete documentation of all relevant diagnoses, procedures and
treatments. Provides education on clinical documentation opportunities to support acuity, quality, and
coding. Initiates Physician Queries for clarification and specificity as appropriate, following established query
guidelines for compliant queries. Performs follow-ups to ensure clarification was documented prior to
discharge. Performs follow-up reviews and updates CDI/DRG worksheet to reflect changes in patient status, to
verify the most appropriate Prin Dx and DRG and validate supporting documentation.

Minimum Qualifications
• RN required with a (CCDS) Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist or (CDIP) Certified
Documentation Improvement Practitioner or must attain CCDS or CDIP within 6 months in position; for
those without CDI experience must attain CCDS credential after completing the required (2) years in CDI.
• Three (3) years nursing experience in an Acute Care Hospital setting, preferred in critical care and three (3) years’ experience working in a Clinical Documentation Integrity program
• Prefer (CCS) Certified Coding Specialist.

About InGenesis
InGenesis is dedicated to placing people in positions that preserve life, improve lives and inspire others. This does not happen without passionate people, skilled colleagues who are motivated to create innovative solutions and deliver superior service to our clients. Founded in 1998, InGenesis manages thousands of employees, including pioneering healthcare, science, technology and pharma professionals. The workforce solutions company includes almost half of the Fortune 500 in its nearly 300 clients. It is recognized as one of the largest healthcare staffing firms, and InGenesis is the largest minority/women owned healthcare staffing firm in North America.

EEOC Statement
We support a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or other classification protected by law.