Situated between Denver and Colorado Springs, Castle Rock Adventist Hospital is a new, 50-bed acute care hospital (opened in 2013) and Level III Trauma Center providing comprehensive health care to the greater Castle Rock community and surrounding areas. From experienced emergency services to delivering babies in our innovative and comfortable Birthplace, this hospital was built as a true community partnership between Centura Health and the people of Castle Rock. In the short time since it has been open, area residents not only look to this hospital for care, but enjoy visiting its community gardens, outdoor spaces and restaurant. The ER is one of the busiest in the area and staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and specialty-trained emergency nurses. We have on-site imaging that includes MRI, CT, ultrasound, X-ray and digital mammography as well as on-site laboratory services. If you are looking for the close-knit feel of a modern, neighborhood hospital in a picturesque, family-oriented community that offers the very best of Colorado living, we invite you to explore our opportunities. For more information about Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, visit http://www.castlerockhospital.org/.
This is an advanced level position that performs all HIM clerical job functions and processes rejected orders, suspension, and/or duplicate and unlinked medical record numbers in the electronic medical record and may assist with release of information requests.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Associate Degree preferred
Minimum Experience Requirements
2 years of health information management experience in an acute care setting or progress towards a RHIT, RHIA or progress towards a healthcare or business college degree program with relevant related experience
Experience with the electronic health record (EHR) and health information systems and applications required.
Knowledge in health care compliance, particularly HIPAA privacy, and confidentiality laws, access and release of information.
Demonstrate advanced computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications and troubleshooting computer problems.
Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills.
Prefer AHIMA credential – RHIT or RHIA
Position Duties (Essential Functions)
Accurately processes rejected orders in a timely manner and re-assigns to the correct provider to authenticate electronically in the EMR and assists with physician suspension accordingly. Processes duplicate and unlinked medical records in a timely manner to ensure the integrity of the master patient index in the EMR.
Ability to perform all HIM clerical job functions according to qualitative and quantitative standards and fill in based upon business demands.
Ability to communicate well verbally and written, stay organized and demonstrate effective time management skills. Processes release of information requests in a timely manner in accordance to regulatory requirements and tracks requests and/or disclosures in the designated computer system
Actively seeks to promote and helps to maintain a professional, team-oriented, service-conscious environment, which contributes to the goals of the department and reflects the values of the system and maintains the privacy and confidentiality of protected health information.
Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs force occasionally)
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