Position performs a wide range of Health Information Management duties which include coverage in assembly and analysis, file and retrieval, chart completion, scanning and indexing, and release of information. THe HIM Specialist is Instrumental in the Electronic Health Record conversion. The HIM Specialist keeps abreast of national HIM standards and new technology in accordance with AHIMA (American Health Information Management Association).
Required: High School Diploma. One to two years experience or a RHIT certification in lieu of the one to two years experience. Good verbal, written and alpha/numeric skills. Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs: Word, Excel, and Power Point: Other database software. The HIM Specialist has the ability to work with CPSI or other Electronic Health Record Systems. Organizational skills, telephone etiquette, and the ability to deal with other employees and the general public. The ability to maintain confidentiality in all situations.
Preferred: Two year Associates Degree or higher. RHIT (Registered Health Information Technologist) or Health Information Technologist Degree or Bachelor of Science in Allied Health. Previous medical record experience.