Sunday, May 4, 2014

Abstracter - Cleveland Clinic - Abu Dhabi - UAE

This position is responsible for the concurrent and retrospective abstraction of numerous complex clinical data elements from the Electronic Medical Record, or other internal databases, for use in reporting clinical quality measures to regulatory and healthcare quality agencies, as well as for internal quality improvement activities.

• Bachelor’s degree in Information Science, or related field
• Nursing degree preferred

• Minimum of three (3) years of experience abstracting clinical data from electronic healthcare documentation systems
• Understands the technical design of healthcare documentation systems (i.e. Electronic Medical Record, Cardiovascular Hemodynamic systems, Registry Reporting Solutions, Business Intelligence, Event Reporting, Infection Prevention, etc.)
• Knowledge of data abstraction and data analysis principles
• Knowledge of Health Regulation, Clinical Reporting Registries, or process and outcome measurement reporting requirements
• Proficient in the use of PCs, spreadsheets and other software applications
• Strong organizational and time management skills
• Strong oral and written communication skills

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