HIM Record Liaison Officer
Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.
Skills / Requirements
JOB SUMMARY: Maintain systematic control of health information records throughout the record life
cycle. Establish and maintain departmental record management policies, practices and
communication in accordance with Harris Health System policy and retention
schedule. Must combine knowledge of current information management practices and
Texas records management laws and rules to local government officials, to establish and
implement effective information management practices.
1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Bachelors degree in Health Information Managment or business management
2. Work Experience (Years and Area): 1-2 years experience working with Records Management
3. Management Experience (Years and Area):
4. Equipment Operated: Computer literate (records management database)
1. Communication Skills:
Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking)
Bilingual Skills Required: Yes
Writing /Composing (Correspondence/Reports)
2. Other Skills:
Analytical CRT Mathematics
Medical Terms P.C. Typing- wpm 50 Word Proc
3. Other Requirements: Customer service and detail oriented. Demonstrate excellent written and oral communication, and interpersonal skills.