Featured Health IT Job: Clinical Data Abstractor

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Clinical Data Abstractor position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position was posted by Relode and is located in Tennessee.

Here’s a description of the position:

Key Qualifications:
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Minimum Education:

Years of Experience:
3+ years


Clinical Data Abstractor

As a Clinical Data Abstractor, you will be responsible for collecting, analyzing and reporting clinical elements on cases that are required for participation in regulatory or quality initiatives or programs. The Clinical Data Abstractor will be required to manage the case load and report data to quality initiative programs. Ideal candidates should be familiar with regulatory programs such as Meaningful Use/Advancing Care Information, QOPI, PQRS, and OCM.

Required Skills & Experience:
1. Bachelor’s degree in Cancer Information Management, Cancer Registry Management, Nursing or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)
2. Three (3) or more years of relevant experience in a hospital, state, or free standing cancer registry or equivalent oncology related data collection activity
3. CPC or CCS-P preferred
4. Strong EMR experience

Looks like a great opportunity for those with experience with Salesforce in healthcare. If this looks like a position that would interest you, check out the full details for the job and how to apply.

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference, EXPO.health, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.