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 Director of Trauma Services and the Trauma Registry Data Coordinator/Supervisor.
Education: Minimum of 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. Medical terminology is essential.
Licensure/Certification: AIS Coding, ATS registry course required within 2 years of hire. CSTR(Certified Specialist in Trauma Registry) preferred within two (2) years of employment.
Experience: Previous Registry or clinical experience preferred. AIS/ISS, ICD-10 coding, familiarity is highly recommended. Proficiency in utilizing computers is essential.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom