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Johns Hopkins Medicine Clinical Data Abstractor - Trauma/Burn Division in Baltimore, Maryland

Clinical Data Abstractor - Trauma/Burn Division

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center,
Baltimore, MD
Requisition # 137003
Day Shift
Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Not Required

Johns Hopkins employs more than 20,000 people annually across our health system. Upon joining Johns Hopkins, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join an employer that is a leader and innovator in the healthcare field.

Day Shift

40 hours per week

8:00 am-4:30 pm

Department:Trauma/Burn Division


Responsibilities include complete registry record entry into the trauma and/or burn registry. Clinical chart abstraction and data entry into the Maryland State Trauma Registry for patients who met inclusion criteria defined by the Maryland Trauma Data Dictionary, Maryland Burn Data Dictionary and JHBMC specific cases.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Ensures previously assigned trauma and burn registry cases meet established Maryland inclusion criteria and medical center policy

  2. Completes entire registry record for all assigned trauma and burn cases into the MD Trauma or Burn registry

  3. Attends meetings for Maryland Trauma Registrars

  4. Completes re/education (examples: Abbreviated Injury Score coding, Trauma/Burn Registry, ICD-10) as assigned

  5. Other duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Work requires the level of knowledge typically acquired through completion of an Associate’s healthcare related degree and two years previous experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Comprehensive knowledge of anatomy and physiology and all body systems. Proficiency in medical terminology database management and ICD9 coding. Familiarity with ICD10 coding. Completion of American Trauma Society (ATS) Trauma Registry Course and Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM) Abbreviated Injury Scaling (AIS) Training preferred.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.