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HIM Tech I - PMC PMG-Lansing in Leavenworth, KS at Prime Healthcare Services Inc

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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Job Description


The Health Information Tech I, is responsible for securing and maintaining the patient's health record upon discharge from the hospital. Thisposition verifies and ensures receipt of all patient records, and assembles the documentation into the legal medical record. All loose reportsthe Health Information Services department receives, including transcribed reports, are patient identified and filed into the legal medicalrecord, as appropriate. Medical records are pulled for authorized requests, and filed in terminal-digit order, while accurately maintaining thechart tracking system and ensuring ease of retrieval. The Tech I position will review medical staff documentation in the Emergency Roomrecord to verify the completeness of the documentation, and assign any deficiencies to the responsible medical staff member for completion.Customer Service is integral to the position as the Tech I is also responsible for answering telephone calls and assisting visitors (including butnot limited to physicians, patients and their family members), while maintaining confidentiality.

Education and Work Experience


1. Experience with accurate alphabetic and numeric filing; preferred.

2. One year hospital experience; preferred.

3. Knowledge of terminal digit filing and medical terminology; preferred.

4. Computer data entry with 10-key, with accurate typing speed of 35 wpm; preferred.

5. High School Diploma or equivalent.

6. Completion of a medical terminology course; preferred.


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