Providence Health & Services Clinical Documentation Specialist in Spokane, Washington


Providence is calling a Clinical Documentation Specialist (Case Management, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Provide education, direction and consultation to staff, management, colleagues, physicians and others about the CDMP program, its relationship to compliance rules under Medicare law, its importance to appropriate coding and billing within the revenue cycle.

  • Provide education and consultation methods to improve clinical documentation.

  • Coordinate work with other Case Managers and coders within Patient Information Management.

  • Use CDMP computerized software with expertise.

  • Contribute to performance improvement efforts with the CMS department for clinical documentation, and in other areas of clinical improvement in concert with the P.I. Department.

  • Actively participate in the CMS governance model, peer review, education and support processes.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in Washington State

  • 5 years of recent hospital nursing experience in MedSurg, Acute or Critical Care

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Etc.)

  • Evidence of strong communication and negotiation skills

  • Completion of pre-employment assessement

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN)

  • Previous experience in clinical documentation

  • Previous case management experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 196700