HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Trauma Registrar FT Days in Frankfort, Kentucky

Frankfort Regional Medical Center (FRMC) is a 173 bed acute care hospital. W e offer a working environment that's as nurturing as it is dynamic. With our team-oriented approach, and the ample opportunities we provide for learning and career growth, we know you'll find that Frankfort Regional offers the ideal atmosphere where you can use your best skills. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package, a matching 401(k) plan, nursing clinical ladder, referral bonuses, outstanding educational assistance and resources, plus a generous paid time-off plan.

FRMC is one of only four Level III Trauma Centers in Kentucky, and has received Chest Pain Center Accreditation with PCI by the Society of Chest Pain Centers - setting the standard for excellence in emergency heart care. Frankfort Regional Medical Center attained Magnet® recognition again in May 2016. Receiving Magnet recognition for the second time is a great achievement for Frankfort Regional Medical Center, as it continues to proudly belong to the global community of Magnet-recognized organizations. Just 430 U.S. health care organizations out of over 6,300 U.S. hospitals have achieved Magnet recognition.

Magnet recognition is the gold standard for nursing excellence and includes model elements for delivering superior patient care such as the quality of nursing leadership and coordination and collaboration across specialties, as well as processes for measuring and improving the quality and delivery of care.

The Trauma Registrar under the direction of the Trauma Services Supervisor and Trauma Medical Director is responsible for utilizing ICD-10 CM Injury Severity Coding and QA/PI knowledge to abstract information from identified trauma medical records as required to complete the trauma registry. Trauma Registrar must follow the National Trauma Databank standards in the abstraction and trauma registry entering of data. This includes maintaining the integrity and confidentiality of the registry.

Education: High School Diploma. Preference for Bachelor of Science degree in nursing or other health related field.

Licensure/Certifications: Previous trauma registry experience preferred. Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint programs. ICD-10 CM experience or training preferred. Advancement of Automotive Medicine’s (AAAM) Injury Scaling 2005/2008 experience preferred. Completion of Trauma Registrar Course and the AAAM Injury Scaling Course required within 12 months of hire is required. Completion of a minimum of 8 hours of registry-specific continuing education per year is required. Trauma Registry Certification (CSTR) preferred. Completion of formal human anatomy/physiology and medical terminology course work beyond high school education preferred.

Experience: Prior experience with Clinical Documentation Management (CDM) preferred.

Job: *HIMS & Health Informatics

Title: Trauma Registrar FT Days

Location: Kentucky-Frankfort-Frankfort Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00059-4520