DaVita Careers

Health Information Coordinator

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Position Description

DaVita Inc., a FORTUNE 500® company, is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, delivering dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease. DaVita strives to improve patients' quality of life by innovating clinical care, and by offering integrated treatment plans, personalized care teams and convenient health-management services. As of March 31, 2012, DaVita operated or provided administrative services at 1,841 outpatient dialysis centers located in the United States, serving approximately 145,000 patients. The company also operated 15 outpatient dialysis centers located in three countries outside the United States. DaVita supports numerous programs dedicated to creating positive, sustainable change in communities around the world. The company's leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.
 
 
DaVita - which is Italian for "giving life" - has more than 41,000 teammates (employees) around the nation working to provide superior patient care and exemplify the company's Core Values:
  • Service Excellence: Serving others - our reason for existing.
  • Integrity: We say what we believe, and we do what we say. We are trusted because we are trustworthy.
  • Team: One for All, and All for One! We work together, sharing a common purpose, a common culture and common goals.
  • Continuous Improvement: We never stand still; we are never satisfied.
  • Accountability: We don't say, "It's not my fault," or "It's not my job." We take responsibility for meeting our commitments - our personal ones as well as those of the entire organization. We take ownership of the results.
  • Fulfillment: We make a difference. We feel rewarded - personally and as a team - because what we do in our jobs is consistent with our goals and dreams.
  • Fun: We enjoy what we do. We know kidney dialysis is hard work; but even hard work can be fun.
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    

Qualifications

Education, licenses, certifications, and experience required to fulfill the essential duties, include computer skills as required)
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• High School diploma or equivalent required 
• RHIA or RHIT preferred 
• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in renal dialysis or healthcare setting required demonstrating knowledge of medical terminology, diagnosis and CPT coding and ability to prepare all levels of appeals for review by FIs 
• Intermediate computer skills and proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint (or similar office/presentation programs) required 

ESSENTIAL BEHAVIORS, SKILLS, AND ATTITUDES REQUIRED FOR SUCCESS IN THIS POSITION: 

• Commitment to DaVita’s values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun with ability to demonstrate those positively and proactively to patients, teammates, management, physicians, and/or vendors (Village Service Partners) in everyday performance and interactions 
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a team and to foster a positive work environment 
• Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills including ability to listen attentively and to communicate information clearly and effectively 
o Demonstrated ability to work well with cross-functional groups 
o Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills; ability to interact positively with teammates at all levels across the company 
o Approachable and open 
• Demonstrated ability to present and document work according to standards required 
• Demonstrated customer service skills with ability to manage difficult or emotional customer situations and respond promptly to customer needs 
• Ability to handle multiple priorities with shifting time frames 
• Demonstrated ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully, and develop alternative solutions as needed 
• Demonstrated strengths in organizational, attention-to-detail, follow-through, analytical, reasoning, and critical thinking skills with the ability to seek out underlying assumptions through probing, questioning, and listening 
• Seek and participate in personal development opportunities above and beyond training required by position 

You must meet the qualifications for the job you are filling, with proper licensing (if applicable) to meet federal and state licensing requirements.
 
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
 
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
 
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
  
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 
 
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.
 
DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Health Information Coordinator
  • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
  • Location: 5200 Virginia Way, Brentwood, Tennessee