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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Under general supervision, to perform health information management clerical activities such as reviewing medical charts for deficiencies and assisting medical staff regarding completion of charts, application of specialized knowledge of medical chart format, Health Information Management procedures, hospital organization and medical terminology. Incumbents are expected to have sufficient judgment to solve complex clerical office problems.

This is a Full Time, Day Shift position.

For more information please see our web site at www.valleycare.com

 

 

 

     

     

    Job Requirements

    EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Basic computer skills, including basic knowledge of how to access and retrieve computerized data; Knowledge of JCAHO/Title 22 compliance standards as pertains to chart completion; basic knowledge of State and Federal laws pertaining to patient confidential information and the requirements for release of confidential information; Two years experience in a clinic or hospital setting. 2. Excellent public relations skills; knowledge of general office practices and procedures including, but not limited to, knowledge of modern standard office machines including computers, fax, copier, and typewriter. 3. Medium stress level; working in a close environment; ability to perform physical activities such as reaching over one’s head and bending down to retrieve files; pushing up to 200lbs. in a file cart; standing, sitting, and/or walking for long periods of time; ability to lift up to 40 lbs. for short periods of time.

    Job Snapshot

    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Health Care, Other
    Education Not Specified
    Experience At least 2 year(s)
    Manages Others No
    Relocation No
    Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Other Great Industries
    Required Travel None
    Job ID 6645
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    HIM COORDINATOR


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