CDI Specialist

Murray, Kentucky, United States | MCCH | Full-time


MCCH seeks an experienced Clinical Documentation Information Specialist.  This is a full time position with excellent benefits.

Murray-Calloway County Hospital is one of Murray’s top employers with over 1,000 employees on our payroll. We’re proud of our tradition of excellence and all of us – physicians, nurses, health professionals, staff, auxiliary and volunteers – are here to continue those high standards of care and service. We’re always on the lookout for talented, motivated individuals with a variety of skills.

 Job Description:

Under the direction of the Director of Health Information Management, the Clinical Documentation Information Specialist is responsible for improving overall quality, accuracy and completeness of clinical documentation through extensive communication with Physicians, other Care Team Members, and Medical Records Coding Staff.  Assures all clinical documentation is appropriate for level of service provided to all patients.  Provides education to Care team Members related to the clinical documentation process.


  • Education: Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management or Nursing
  • Experience: Five years experience in Inpatient Coding or Clinical Documentation Improvement
  • Certification/ Licensure/ Registration: Current, valid Coding or CDI certification: RHIA, RHIT, CIC, CCC, or CCDS

Required Skills:
• Demonstrates behaviors that support the Standards of Performance
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Excellent computer skills
• Ability to be self-directed and independent.
• Strong interpersonal skill, team player, service excellence focused.

Screening Requirements:
• Drug Screen
• Tuberculosis Test
• Background Check
• Physical Exam

Eligible Benefits:
• Medica, Dental and Vision *Excellent Low Premiums!*
• Premium Discount Program
• Life Insurance *ZERO Premium*
• Retirement Plan
• Paid Time Off
• Bereavement
• Bridge Coverage *ZERO Premium for self coverage when enrolled in Medical Coverage*
• Tuition Reimbursement

Our Mission:
To be the leading partner in improving the overall well-being of the people we serve.

Our Vision:

MCCH is the center of healthcare excellence that provides the highest quality of service while delivering compassionate, patientcentered outcome-based care. MCCH is fiscally responsible, an employer of choice, and a leader in philanthropic and educational growth of the region.

Our Values:

Moving forward with Compassion Confidentiality and Honesty with values built on Respect and Teamwork