CDI Specialist - Pediatric - NICU - Newborns
Orlando, FL 32805 US
CDI Software: Iodine
Required: RN or foreign-trained MD, NICU or pediatric CDI experience
Highly Preferred: CCDS, CDIP, CCS
Start Date: Immediate Need
Responsibilities: There are 2 potential projects they could support. One is a pre-bill hold project outlined below:
Implementing pre-bill hold on DRG 795 - normal newborn - finding an opportunity to shift that DRG in response to a DRG downgrade they were seeing. Opportunity to move it into 794 - add market share add LOS days. Pre-bill - release accounts and send clarification out pre-bill that might shift DRG. Primarily looking at shifting but look at all opportunities.
Productivity: Roughly 15-25 a day - Wait for coding then see any diagnosis from list of diagnoses
The other is a pediatric CDI role:
Typical CDI role with Pediatric charts, concurrent newborn reviews and assigned OB and GYN charts to review and assist with the NICU reviews.
Productivity: 8 initial reviews per day, 10 re-reviews per day, 25% query rate - flexible on these targets when doing newborns as there is less need for clarification.
Schedule: Flexible with time window of Mon-Fri between hours of 6 am - 11 pm EST to accommodate people in other time zones but will need to commit to a set 8-hour schedule and are expected to be engaged throughout the entire shift.
Equipment: GHR provisions laptops and client provides VPN access.