Jun 23, 2022

Clinical Documents Specialist 2022-127367

  • Novant Health
  • Manassas, VA, USA

Job Description


Novant Health is seeking a Clinical Documents Specialist to review acute care medical records to identify and resolve documentation improvement opportunities, throughout patients' hospital stay in accordance with Clinical Documentation Excellence (CDE) program guidelines, Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets quality service, in every dimension, every time. #JoinTeamAubergine #NovantHealth. Let Novant Health be the destination for your professional growth.

At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.


  • Education: 4 Year / Bachelors Degree Preferred. BSN, BS/BA in a related field preferred.
  • Experience: Five years of nursing experience; one year of experience in care of targeted patient populations or similar acute care setting; experience in a broad range of clinical situations/venues required.
  • Licensure/Certification: Current RN licensure in appropriate state Required. Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) or Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP) Preferred. CCS (Certified Coding Specialist), CCA (Certified Coding Associate) or other in-patient coding certification Preferred.
  • Additional skills required: Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Proficiency in the electronic medical record and ability to adapt and adjust quickly to technology enhancements, upgrades and new modalities/software products. Change readiness and ability to adapt and adjust quickly to process change. Incorporates process improvement and continuous learning to stay abreast of industry updates/guideline changes.


It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".