Registered Nurse - Data Abstractor - Full Time Days - Tampa at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
    Quality/Clinical Effectiveness
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Registered Nurse Data Abstractor AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time/ Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Complies with Employee Code of Conduct
  • Creates a positive image by demonstrating a professional manner in all encounters
  • Takes initiative to identify problems and assist with problem resolution
  • Demonstrates respect for co-workers and maintains positive working relationships with team members
  • Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur
  • Respects patient confidentiality
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Reads and interprets various components of the medical record and uses the information to correctly abstract patient cases. Enters data into various cardiovascular registries and performs reconciliation and data submissions to external organizations
  • Communicates abstracted findings, including potential risks and ideas for improvement to leadership, as assigned
  • Participates in Performance Improvement (PI) activities to improve processes leading to improved patient care


What You Will Need:

  • Recent experience in at least one of the following, (Experience in both preferred)

•Clinical background in cardiology, cath lab, CVICU, or CVOR

•Prior experience in chart review and data abstraction

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Word
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Current valid Florida State Board of Nursing Registered Professional Nurse license
  • BLS

Job Summary:

  • The RN Data Abstractor reports to the Division Data Abstraction Supervisor and is responsible for the abstraction of clinical data from a patient’s medical record and input into an electronic database for summary analysis and public reporting. Attention to detail, accuracy in abstracting clinical information, and proficiency in the required data abstraction tools will be necessary for success in this role.The RN Data Abstractor tracks and validates data accuracy and timeliness in accordance with AdventHealth West Florida Division policies and procedures and performs quality assurance tasks such as record validation as assigned. They communicate medical record status and key project issues to leadership as needed and are familiar with medical terminology and basic medical record design and requirements. This individual utilizes basic computer skills, to include the navigation of several electronic databases such as; Cerner, Outlook and Excel, Lumedx Apollo Advance and LX, Analytics Manager, IQVIA, etc.).

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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