Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
Department: Trauma Services
Schedule: Full-time 30+ hours
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
The Trauma Registrar is responsible for the accurate and timely submission of diagnostic, procedure and injury coding into the New Hampshire Trauma Registry of all patients treated for and diagnosed with trauma related illnesses at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center. The Trauma Registrar is further responsible for the submission of New Hampshire Trauma Registry data to the National Trauma Database as defined by the American College of Surgeons.
- High school diploma or G.E.D.
- Must attend, or have previously attended two courses within 12-months of being hired
- (1) the American Trauma Society's Trauma Registrar Course or equivalent provided by a state trauma program, and;
- (2) The Association of the Advancement of Automotive Medicine's Injury Scaling Course.
- Minimum of 2 to 4 years of database experience. Two-four years healthcare experience.
- Knowledge of medical terminology and basic anatomy. See also education and experience
- Proficient computer skills (including word processing, database, electronic mail, internet, and spreadsheets) required. Strong written and oral communication skills.
- Must complete a minimum of 8 hours of registry-specific continuing education per year.
- Ability to work independently or in a team environment. Requires discretion and judgment to organize priorities, complete tasks and handle confidential patient information. Ability to prioritize and work under deadlines. Ability to demonstrate proficiency with the State of New Hampshire Trauma Registry, the NTDB and the ACS TQUIP process and data entry.
About Southern New Hampshire Health:
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services.
We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
At Southern New Hampshire Health, we believe in the little moments and the power of small gestures. It is our desire to make every patient, family or visitor interaction meaningful.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.