Associate's degree in a healthcare related field required. RHIA/RHIT certification required or within one year in this position.
Three (3) years of health information management experience with extensive knowledge of Joint Commission standards, CMS regulations, and medical staff bylaws.
RHIA/RHIT certification required or within one year in this position.
Requires knowledge of medical terminology and a thorough knowledge of a variety of regulations concerning the content of Medical Records. Working knowledge of computers for data entry and search and retrieval. Accurate keyboard skills (30-35 wpm). Ability to use peripheral equipment such as bar code scanners, printers, fax machine, photocopier. Ability to effectively communicate verbally and to deal professionally with co-workers, other departments, and medical personnel. Knowledge of various software packages.