HIM Tech I / Medical Records Clerk in Inglewood, CA at CENTINELA HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

Date Posted: 11/4/2018

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    555 East Hardy Street
    Inglewood, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

****Temporary Position - Full Time - Day Shift**** The Health Information Clerk I, is responsible for securing and maintaining the patients health record upon discharge from the hospital. This position verifies and ensures receipt of all patient records, and assembles the documentation into the legal medical record. Medical records are pulled for authorized requests, and filed in terminal-digit order, while accurately maintaining the chart tracking system and ensuring ease of retrieval. The Clerk I position is responsible for requesting records from off-site storage. Retrieve records for Case Management, Quality Department. Customer service is integral, to the position. The Clerk 1 position is also responsible for answering telephone calls and assisting visitors (including but not limited to physicians, patients and their family members), while maintaining confidentiality.