EMR Abstractor Job – NY, East Setauket

city: Setauket

Summary: The EMR Abstractor will collect and process key information from a patient's medical record and transcribing that into discrete fields in the EMR. Abstraction includes medications, allergies, past medical problems, procedures, surgeries, family history, social history and pregnancies based on the provider office notes.

Job Duties & Essential Functions:

  • Recieves selected identifed paper medical records to be abstracted daily.
  • Collects key information from patient's medical record and transcribing that into discrete fields in EMR.
  • Abstraction includes medications, allergies, past medical problems, procedures, surgeries, family history, social history, clinical alerts, and pregnancies based on the provider office notes.
  • Familiar with all parts of medical record and chart review.
  • Reviews abstract informtion timely.
  • Abstract information with a high degree of accuracy.

Required Education & Qualifications:

  • Must have strong medical terminology experience.
  • High level attention to detail.
  • At least (3) years as a Medical Assistant, LPN or RN.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience as an EMR Abstractor preferred.
  • Cerner experience.
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