HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Trauma Registrar in Plantation, Florida

Trauma Registrar, Full-time Westside Regional Medical Center Plantation, FL

_Facility Description:_ We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements. You'll find it's an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800 nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida.

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_Job Description:_ Reporting to the Trauma Program Director, the Trauma Registrar is responsible for data collection, both abstracting and analyzing, data entry, and data completion of the trauma patient population. He/she is also responsible for data submission/distribution/report generation to/for the appropriate parties within the designated time frame. This position assists with projects under the direction of the Trauma Program Director as indicated.

_Responsibilities include:_ * Maintain the Trauma Registry (data base/hard copy files) supporting trauma quality and process improvement efforts which are identified concurrently * Enter all trauma patients into the trauma registry database, and maintain all components of the Registry files * Responsible for 100% review of trauma patient records (EMS, ED & inpatient) data tracking/collection, injury scoring (AIS) and coding (ICD-10) * Compile statistics for various reports/projects on a monthly basis

For more information contact Elizabeth.Flader@HCAHealthcare.com.

_Qualifications: _ * CSTR (Certified Specialist in Trauma Registry) within two (2) years of employment. * High School graduate * Associate Degree in health-related field_or_equivalent work experience of at least two years or with strong emphasis on data integrity and analysis is preferred strongly preferred * Medical terminology is essential * 3 years of recent full-time hospital nursing experience in critical care or emergency trauma nursing preferred * 2 years or more experience with trauma registry strongly preferred * AIS/ISS, ICD-10 coding familiarity is highly recommended * Previous Registry/Report Writing experience preferred. * Demonstrates strong analytical skills * Strong communication skills * Excellent interpersonal skills * Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize requests and assignments * Self-directed with initiative to function independently as needed * Computer skills in word processing; (Word, Excel, etc.) and data management

Title: Trauma Registrar

Location: Florida-Plantation-Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area

Requisition ID: 01345-7879TRAUMA