Job Summary Assists the Sr. HIM Manager with supervising the daily operations of the Health Information Management Department. Supervises staff, processes, policies, and procedures to ensure Health Information Management functions are carried out in a timely, accurate, efficient, and customer service-oriented manner. Supervise activities in the Health Information Management department that includes, maintaining the integrity of the master patient index, scanning and uploading clinical documents, analyzing discharged medical records for completion, processing medical record request and record retention.
Degrees: Associates Degree in health-related field required.
Work Experience: Five (5) years experience in Health Information Management.
Management Experience: Leadership experience in healthcare setting preferred but not required.
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing / Correspondence, Writing / Reports
Proficiencies: P.C., Typing_45 WPM, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint Job Attributes
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Analytical , Mathematics, Medical Terms, Statistical
Work Schedule: Flexible
Other Requirements: Must be able to interact successfully in a culturally diverse environment and work on Harris Health sites (not a remote position).
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.