Health Information Management Coordinator Kindred Hospital Chicago Lakeshore
October 11, 2018
Chicago Lakeshore, Illinois
Admin / Clerical
Kindred Transitional Care Hospitals has a career opportunity for you as a Health Information Management Coordinator ! As a division of Kindred Healthcare, we play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients who require acute care and rehabilitation over an extended period.
Your career growth begins when you join an interdisciplinary team, where doctors, nurses, therapists and other experts work together to form individualized care plans for our patients and residents. Opportunities through our development programs, training seminars and university partnerships, not only allow for continual career growth but emphasize our commitment to investing in our employees and developing future healthcare leaders.
The goal of our team is to deliver intensive, multidisciplinary care and transition patients' home or to a lower level of care as quickly and safely as possible. Each employee's dedication is essential to meet and exceed the needs of each patient, resident and family we serve. Kindred Hospital welcomes you to join our team and build a career that touches lives as a Health Information Management Coordinator.
Ensures accurate record compilation and completion, data transmission, indexing, abstracting, coding, filing, storage, retrieval, and maintenance of the patient record are performed in a timely and proper fashion. Assists in the coordination and utilization of medical records services in applications such as research, utilization review, medical audits, quality assurance studies, disability evaluations, and other hospital operational needs such as compliance and regulatory requirements. Education:
Associates degree in Health Information Technology and satisfactory completion of a coding course
Certification as a RHIT preferred
1 year related job experience.
Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal
Self-motivated, self-directed and excellent organizational skills.
Ability to multi-task and organize and management medical records department.
Knowledge of ICD-9/CPT coding, abstracting, JCAHO and federal regulations.
Knowledge of state and federal laws regarding patient confidentiality and release of information.
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