Clerk, Medical Records
Job Summary: To collect, maintain, store, and make available to authorized users timely, accurate, and complete patient health information. Reviews and processes all patient records for completeness in compliance with JCAHO, State and CMS requirements. Organizes, prioritizes, locates, pulls, assembles, scans, indexes, quality checks, tracks both electronic and paper records, and sees to the appropriate transport of records requested by other departments in accordance with established standards. Fills in other HIM areas when needed.
Qualifications: At least 2 years experience working in a hospital medical record department working in a hybrid or electronic record environment required and/or equivalent recent college degree in health information from a two year accredited education program to include: discharge analysis and processing knowledge of JCAHO, State, HIPAA and CMS documentation requirements, physician suspension process, MPI, as well as other areas of HIM. Exceptional organizational and time management skills with ability to work in a fast-paced, productivity oriented environment required. Strong attention to detail. Excellent customer service, interpersonal/communication skills required. Proficient with computer programs: Microsoft Office and Outlook. Experience using Meditech preferred.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2538