HIM Tech I in Norristown, PA at SUBURBAN HOSPITAL

Date Posted: 7/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2701 Dekalb Pike
    Norristown, PA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/14/2018

Job Description

Suburban Community Hospital, a 126-bed community-based acute-care teaching hospital in East Norriton, Pennsylvania, seeks a full time, Health Information Tech I. The Health Information Tech 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. All loose reports the Health Information Services department receives, including transcribed reports, are patient identified and filed into the legal medical record, as appropriate. 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 Tech I position will review medical staff documentation in the Emergency Room record 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 but not limited to physicians, patients and their family members), while maintaining confidentiality.