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Cardiovascular Clinical Data Abstractors

 

  • Remote, Full-time and Part-time

  • U.S. residents only

  • Enjoy working from home

 

General Description

 

The “CARDIOVASCULAR ABSTRACTOR “will draw upon his or her clinical area of expertise to work with the “Clinical Services Director” and “Senior Cardiovascular Data Manager Specialist” in order to provide Abstraction for ARMUS clients contracted for Data Management Services. Top priorities shall be:

  • Abstraction of Cardiovascular data including ACC and STS Registry data, inclusive of remotely accessing electronic medical records.

  • Data Entry, Data Quality review and audits of abstracted data.

 

Professional Characteristics and Degree of Supervision Required

  

The individual will provide direction in the integration of nursing and information science for the purpose of continual quality and process improvement. The individual should be familiar with clinical applications and have previous work experience in a health care setting. The individual should be highly analytical and able to convey complex medical or technological terminology to health care professionals, both technical and nontechnical as well as ARMUS team members. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.

 

Minimal supervision is required as individual proceeds on their own initiative, in compliance with job description, as well as policies, procedures and practices of the company. The position reports directly to the “Clinical Services Director” and confers with the “Senior Cardiovascular Data Manager Specialist” regarding assignments.

  

Responsibilities

  • Adhere to all company policies, as well as HIPPA regulations and guidelines as directed by the Company Privacy Officer.  This includes, but is not limited to the confidentiality of the abstracted data.

  • Abstraction of Cardiovascular data including ACC and STS Registry related data, inclusive of remotely accessing electronic medical records. The abstractor will:

    • Receive case lists to be abstracted via a secure download,

    • Be given secure access to ARMUS applications and Hospital Applications for the hospital and registry or registries that he/she will be abstracting for.

    • Communicate the number of completed cases, at least weekly, to the “Senior Cardiovascular Data Manager Specialist”.

  • Data Entry, Data Quality review and audits of abstracted data.

    • Complete data entry of abstracted data.

    • Review data quality and completeness.

    • Review results of data audits completed “Senior Cardiovascular Data Manager Specialist”, which maintains a goal of 97% or higher accuracy.

    • Carry out registry submissions of abstracted Cardiovascular data (as requested).

 

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Position Requirements

  1. Licensed RN or LPN, or substantial cardiovascular clinical data management experience preferred.

  2. Three or more years in cardiovascular clinical data management preferred.

  3. Experience communicating with physicians and hospital management preferred.

  4. Strong computer skills including use of abstraction tools, word processing, spreadsheet, email systems and the capability to learn other computer programs, such as new database programs and ticketing systems.

  5. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.

  6. Proven capability of promoting a positive working environment.

  7. Proven character qualities that indicate the importance of teamwork, collaboration, adaptability and initiative.

  8. Demonstrated leadership abilities and achievement oriented.

  9. Must be detail oriented and possess excellent organizational skills.

  10. Must possess conflict management skills.

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