Trauma Data & Injury Prevention Coordinator FT/40HRS
CHRISTUS St. Vincent
490A West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
The Trauma Data & Injury Prevention Coordinator assumes primary responsibility, in conjunction with the Manager, Trauma Program, for data collection, both abstracting and analyzing, data entry of the trauma patient population. He/she is also responsible for State Registry data submission/distribution and report generation to/for the Manager, the Medical Director, and/or the Trauma Committee, within a designated time frame, or upon request.
EDUCATION: Associate Degree in health-related field or equivalent and relevant work experience of at least two years. Proficiency in medical terminology is an essential skill which is required. Experience that includes a strong emphasis on data integrity and analysis is also required. Trauma coding experience in AIS/ISS, and ICD-10 is preferred, or course completion upon hire will be expected. Awareness of, or willingness to learn, the role of trauma outreach and prevention is required.
CERTIFICATION: Coding certification is preferred.
SKILLS: Demonstrates strong analytical and communication skills; excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize requests and assignments; self-directed with the initiative to function independently as needed. Possesses strong computer skills in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are required.
EXPERIENCE: A minimum of one year of experience working in a clinical setting is preferred, along with experience with data entry, prevention activity development, and outreach to community stakeholders.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION: Reports directly to the Manager, Trauma Program.
- Bloodborne Pathogen- A
- Normal light, heat, air, and space in a work environment
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to handle prolonged, extensive or considerable sitting/standing, and computer work. Has knowledge of and uses good body mechanics. Hearing and visual acuity are within normal or correctable limits. Manual dexterity and fine motor coordination required.