Facilitates accurate and timely completion of medical records. Notifies physicians of incomplete records and ensures that information needed is received so that medical records are complete before sending to permanent files.
Associates Required Degree in Health Information Management or related field
Minimum Work Experience
3 years experience in Health Information Management field
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
YES Accredited Health Information Technician from the American Health Information Management Association
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Excellent organizational and time management skills. Very detail-oriented, advanced analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Detailed working knowledge of the health record and chart organization. Detailed knowledge of documentation and privacy regulations. Proficient in word processing and computer applications. Ability to meet time constraints and deadlines. Excellent customer service skills and comfortable working with physicians as well as other hospital practitioners and staff members.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Medium lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 20-50 lbs occasionally, 10-20 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 100 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 2444
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.