Location: Fall River, MA Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Aug 22 2017 Job Description:
STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The College is seeking a committed, innovative, and energetic instructor to teach courses in Health Information Management Technology Program and Medical Coding certificate and carry out other related duties as assigned by the Dean consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
SUPERVISION REQUIRED: Reports to the Dean of Health Sciences
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinates and schedules student Professional Practice Experience (PPEs).
Promotes positive relationships with external PPE sites.
Prepares instructional course syllabi and materials.
Develops instructional materials for traditional face-to-face or online learning environment.
Advises students currently enrolled and applying to Medical Coding and Health Information Management Technology.
Accesses information on current issues through various forms of communications (i.e. e-mail and print correspondence, website, and publications) for college employment and education of students.
Maintains student records in compliance with the College Policies.
Selects and implements instructional resources and electronic materials.
Maintains and demonstrates a high level of professional ethics.
Attends and participates in college, division, and program committees and meetings.
Demonstrates the ability to work as a team member and promote a positive work environment.
Maintains professional credentials through continuing education and attendance at professional meetings for HIM and Higher Education.
Performs other duties as assigned consistent with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree; coding or RHIT credential; excellent communication skills; experience with technology common in medical/clinical practice and teaching; experience in clinical documentation improvement, healthcare data analysis, or revenue cycle management; knowledge of computer applications commonly used in the field and ability to work effectively with a diverse faculty, staff, and student body.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATONS: Certification as a RHIA or RHIT; Master's Degree; experience with electronic health records, health informatics, healthcare privacy and security, HIM and/or revenue cycle administrative/management experience; curriculum development skills; prior teaching experience, preferably in a community college setting; knowledgeable in educational methodologies, and accreditation and certification procedures; demonstrated evidence of cooperation and collaboration with staff, administrators and colleagues; experience in a variety of healthcare settings and ability to speak a language in addition to English.
Bristol Community College is a comprehensive, public community college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), offering degree and certificate programs that give our students the skills they need to transition successfully to the workforce, to a four-year institution or promote individual opportunity. As one of fifteen Massachusetts community colleges, BCC offers... a wide range of educational programs and community services. It develops and presents programs for the entire community, from children to senior citizens, and it is well known for its friendly atmosphere and a faculty that cares about its students. We serve more than 11,987 students at campuses in Fall River, New Bedford, Attleboro, Taunton, and online. The Workforce Education Institute develops active partnerships with business and industry, preK-12, colleges and universities, and social service agencies to maintain relevance and effectiveness of all credit and noncredit programming. The College enrolls over 18,667 students a year in community services program, in workforce development, adult literacy, personal enrichment, and our Kids College program. We value and respect diversity within Bristol Community College and the world while preparing well-rounded learners for employment and for life. BCC is a signatory to the American College and University Presidents Climate Commitment and as such is actively committed to sustainability throughout all areas of the College.