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NEISS DATA SPECIALIST

Apply Job ID 61784 Job Type Part Time Shift Day Specialty Other Professional
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At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies and research protocols. We have a commitment to our employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, a comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.

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Short Description

The NEISS Data Specialist will review emergency department records to identify cases involving patient injuries. The Data Specialist will then report clinical details from applicable cases to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission as part of a national initiative to monitor the safety of consumer products within the United States. The position requires internet access, but can be performed from off-site/home. Hours are flexible.  

Demonstrated ability to interpret and comprehend detailed medical record documentation

Demonstrated ability to be detail-oriented and accurate

Knowledge of medical terminology

Strong written and verbal communication skills needed

Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines required

Ability to respect and maintain confidential patient information is essential

Knowledge of public health and injury prevention desirable

Basic Computer skills – familiarity with Windows based software programs;


Experience Required

3 years of clinical acute care experience in med/surg, critical care, emergency room, or PACU or > 3 years experience in medical coding and management of medical databases. 


Education Requirements

Graduate of NLN accredited School of Nursing; or associate degree or greater in health information technology.

Bachelor’s in Nursing (BSN) or Bachelor’s in health information technology, preferred


Special Requirements

Scheduled Days / Hours: Flexible days/hours

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