Swedish Medical Center Clinical Documentation Integration Specialist in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Clinical Documentation Integration Specialist (1.0, Days) at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a detail oriented Clinical Documentation Integration (CDI) Specialist who will uphold the Swedish standards for patient care safety and excellence.

In this position you will:

  • Manage the improvement of the overall quality and completeness of clinical documentation through interaction with physicians, nursing staff, and other patient caregivers and HIM coding staff.

  • Work to ensure the appropriate reimbursement is assigned for the level of service rendered to patients.

  • Facilitate the accuracy and completeness of clinical information used for appropriate coding.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must attain a BSN within 5 years of hire.

  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington.

  • BLS and ACLS certification.

  • Experience as an RN in an ICU or Emergency Department.

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Quality Nursing

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 168461