GDIT has an exciting opportunity for a Bilingual (Spanis/English) Nurse Researcher to support the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) program. VAERS is a post-marketing safety surveillance program, collecting information about adverse events that occur after the administration of vaccines.
This position can work 100% from home anywhere across the US.
Review case reports to determine necessary supporting documentation needed for case follow-up based on Government guidelines
Review medical records and documentation received for accuracy and completeness
Compose clinical abstracts from medical records and information received for cases in clinical follow-up
Add medical codes per the case clinical abstract to define symptoms using MedDRA medical coding terminology
Responsible for updating the VAERS database with information obtained thru clinical follow up
Perform QC review of MedDRA codes added by the medical coding staff to the initial report
Collaborate with other units to provide support for daily operations
Perform triaging of VAERS reports received for priority and assignment
Bachelor’s in Nursing (preferred) or Clinical healthcare provider
2 year nursing, clinical or public health experience
Medical abstracting and coding experience (MedDRA, ICD-10, CPT) preferred
Case management experience
Proficient in current computer technology
Bilingual Spanish/English ( written and spoken)
ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team to adhere to deadlines
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