Job Description

At Harris Health System, we champion better health for our patients, their families and our community, by connecting them to an integrated healthcare system that provides high-quality healthcare. Harris Health focuses on the delivery of primary care, wellness and prevention services to the residents of Harris County, Texas, through its extensive network of inpatient and outpatient facilities. Harris Health is a proud recipient of the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered medical homes. Harris Health's medical faculty and residents are provided by its nationally recognized medical school partners: Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Skills / Requirements

Assist the Senior Manager of Health Information Management (HIM), Data Integrity, Release of Information, and Record Processing in managing, coordinating, and supervising the daily operations of HIM, which includes functions such as Release of Information (ROI), Birth and Death Registration, Data Integrity, Record Processing, and Scanning. Ensures all medical record activities are compliant and meet government and non-government healthcare guidelines, rules and regulations. Monitors and implements appropriate process changes and policies and procedures to ensure departmental functions are carried out in a timely, accurate, efficient, and customer service oriented manner.

Minimum Qualifications

Degrees: Bachelors of Science (or) Associates Degree in Health Information Management from a program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education

License & Certifications: Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) (or) Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification

Work Experience: Five (5) year of healthcare experience in Health Information Systems

Management Experience: One (1) year supervisory/ management experience

Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking)
Writing / Correspondence
Writing / Reports

Proficiencies: MS Word, P.C.

Job Attributes

Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical, Mathematics, Medical Terms, Statistical

Work Schedule: Flexible

Equipment Operated: PC, calculator, Microsoft Office

Application Instructions

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