Works under the supervision of the Director. Responsible for delegating daily operations of technical areas of the department including Chart Maintenance, Birth Certificates, Transcription, Chart Analysis and Deficiency Assignment, Physician Suspension, Emergency and Observation charge capture, and Chart Scanning areas as well as monitoring documentation integrity within the EMR. Monitors documentation integrity and assists with the correction of documents within the EMR, coordinates the electronic Forms Committee. Processes entail Electronic Medical Records (EMR) for dates of service, October 2009 and more current; and Paper Records for dates of service September 2009 and older.
Education: Degree in Health Information Management (Associates or Bachelors) or other related degree.
Experience: 1 -2 years of HIM acute care and lead experience is preferred.
Knowledge and Skills:
License/Certifications: RHIT/ RHIA (RHIT/RHIA eligible; should obtain credentials within 12 months of employment)
Physical Requirements: Must be able to perform the essential physical requirements of the job.