Providence is calling a Trauma Registrar (Trauma Center, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children's Hospital in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for collecting, entering, scoring, coding, and data validation processes related to the Washington State Trauma Registry.
Participate in Quality Improvement (QI) initiatives as directed.
Assist in identifying and documenting patient charges and securing state appropriated funds for trauma care reimbursement.
Maintain trauma patient database(s) and transfer log, and assists with follow-up communications as directed.
Organize and prioritize workload to complete assignments during the shift.
Requiredqualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Course(s) in medical terminology or equivalent knowledge
Course(s) in medical coding
Course(s) in human anatomy
Trauma Registry course(s)
1 or more years experience in a healthcare or related setting
1 or more years of medical record abstracting and/or coding experience
1 or more years medical registry experience or 2 or more years working in a healthcare-related field
Experience with injury severity coding and reimbursement coding
Competency with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Proficiency in use of office machines (computer, printer, FAX, copier, etc)
Preferredqualifications for this position include:
Certified Specialists in Trauma Registers (CTSR) certification
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) or similar medical coding certification
Ability to function in a setting with a wide variety of duties and potential for noise and interruptions
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they'll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children's Hospital.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.