The HIM & Specialist plays an integral part in the retrieval, preparation, scanning and maintenance of medical records to ensure timely timely availability for continuity of patient care, coding and reimbursement activities, physician chart completion, and permanent record storage and retrieval. This position ensures that medical records are maintained in accordance with Medical Staff Rules and Regulations, state and Federal guidelines, and JC accrediting standards. All work will be carried out in accordance with the Chestnut Hill Hospital's Health Information Management department and Tower Health approved policies and procedures.
Adhere to all Chestnut Hill Hospital Guidelines related to:
Including, but not limited to the following Job Competencies
High school Diploma/ GED required.
Must possess relevant experience in clerical duties sufficient for individual development to the level of independent functioning with minimal direction. Must posess at least 1 year of experience in an acute care hospital setting, preferably in the area of Medical Record Processing and/or Release of Information.