Northwell Health Ambulatory Abstractor / LPN / Manhasset in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 001H7T

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Locates specified clinical data for abstraction from various forms of medical records through intensive medical record review. Abstracts clinical information and inputs it into the electronic medical record.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Enters patient data into electronic health record and/or make corrections to information entered.

  • Responds to inquiries regarding data.

  • Ensures a high degree of accuracy of information entered.

  • Works with Practice physicians and clinical staff to set abstraction appointments, pulls charts according to the protocol and arranges for all necessary tools to conduct abstractions.

  • Represents PAANS Transformation Team and member’s interest in supporting physicians to improve AEHR adoption and use.

  • Provides accurate and prompt post-assessment findings to the Practice abstracting project lead and to PAANS HIM.

  • Aggregates summary data, tracks routine statistics, conducts analysis and completes standard reports.

  • Carries out routine correspondence.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Graduate from an accredited School of Practical Nursing or Nursing, required.

  • Current license to practice as a Practical Nurse or Registered Professional Nurse in New York State, required.

  • Previous experience with medical records and/or abstracting experience, preferred.

  • Strong organizational skills, required. Knowledge of general office procedures and Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills, required.