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Clinical Data Coordinator -DRG Validator– Full  Time - 7th Avenue Location

Job ID 00762277 Location Columbia University Irving Medical Center
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New York, New York


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HIM, Accountability and Viability: Health Information Management Makes It Possible

Set your sights on a career with New York's #1-ranked hospital (U.S. News & World Report), and step up to the forefront of health information management (HIM). At NewYork-Presbyterian, our multi-campus team of HIM professionals is behind every world-renowned patient treatment, surgery and procedure. These are the experts who ensure complete clinical documentation, accurate medical coding and proper reimbursement for our hospital. And now, you can become one of the people who Make It Possible.

Clinical Data Coordinator – Full Time - 7th Avenue Location

The Clinical Data Coordinator will coordinate activities focused on ensuring the accuracy and integrity of clinical data, as well as its compliance with regulatory standards and hospital revenue initiatives. Provide expertise in the areas of coding and classification systems to healthcare providers throughout our hospital, with a focus on Inpatient and Ambulatory Surgery, and help drive improvements in documentation, reimbursement and the revenue cycle. Direct and evaluate the performance of assigned staff. Perform chart, internal/external coding, DRG and APG reviews to ensure compliance with established coding principles and documentation guidelines.

Preferred Criteria

  • 5 years of Health Information Management/Medical Records experience in an academic medical center environment
  • Prior experience as a DRG/APG Coordinator
  • Experience with 3M, Optum, Cerner and Epic
  • RHIA or RHIT certification

Required Criteria

  • 3 years of Inpatient and Ambulatory Surgery coding experience
  • CCS certification from AHIMA
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent years of experience
  • Strong interpersonal and coder education expertise skills are essential to succeed 


Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.

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