Abstracts clinical data used to capture patient health statuses, benchmarking with other organizations, and/or to meet regulatory standards using prescribed protocols and entering into appropriate database systems. Subject matter expert that advises and educates internal customers on clinical abstraction and registry data that aligns with regulatory requirements through an understanding of clinical interpretation of data and information. Provides expert knowledge and skills related to system regulations and regulatory reporting as evidenced by assessments or reports.
Based in the Twin Cities Metro area, this position is remote, but will require residency within proximity of the workplace.
Completes data collection per system and regulatory protocol.
Applies regulatory and registry abstraction guidelines utilizing clinical knowledge for accurate and timely data abstraction.
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards.
Completes validation checks once the data is entered.
Collaborates with leadership and stakeholders across the system to transform data and information into knowledge that will assist leaders in making informed decisions that support strategic initiatives.
Works with stakeholders and staff to improve documentation issues/discrepancies and provide feedback on documentation.
Leverages data abstraction and registries to drive quality improvement efforts and reduce variation.
Provides data, information and education regarding opportunities for improvement and compliance with regards to clinical practice and processes across the system.
Responsible for identifying areas for streamlining and process improvement in the data collection process.
This position requires remote work.In addition to adhering to all Fairview policies, guidelines, procedures, the Fairview Commitments, and the Code of Conduct, it is the expectation the following requirements of the remote work policy will be met, including but not limited to:
Remote workspacethat is clean, safe,andprofessional.
Maintains an internetconnection consistent with Fairview standards at remote workspace.
Remain productive and responsive during their scheduled work hours.
Attend primary Fairview location, as needed.
Experience in current role or a healthcare setting
Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology
Technical skills with experience using Windows and Microsoft applications
Certificate from a National Cancer Registry Association (NCRA) Accredited Formal Education Certificate program or Associates degree in Health Information Management.
Two or more years working in a Cancer Registry.
Experience in the areas of abstraction/registry, data/information analytics and/or information management.
Certified Tumor Registrar (CTR); Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.