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Manager of Health Information Management 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
Location MedExpress Headquarters  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Category Operations  
Description

Summary:

The manager is responsible for managing all aspects of the HIM Center’s operations in order to ensure efficient and effective processes are carried out across MedExpress’ multiple centers.  Health information management   includes oversight of the coding audit function of the Compliance Department's HIM Center.

 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Has a contagious and positive work ethic, inspires others, and models the behaviors of Genuine, Caring, Friendly.
  • Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication that is clear, well-organized, and demonstrates an understanding of audience needs.
  • Through genuine and positive communication, makes each customer feel informed, understood, and special.
  • An effective team player who contributes valuable ideas and feedback and can be counted on to meet commitments.
  • Is able to keep up in the MedExpress environment by facing tasks and challenges with energy and passion.
  • Pursues activities with focus and drive, defines work in terms of success, and can be counted on to complete goals.

 

Leadership Responsibilities:

  • Provides clear direction to achieve goals, creating an environment that fosters team commitment and employee engagement.
  • Maintains the perseverance to drive and sustain the changes that occur at MedExpress, while being resilient and flexible, and inspiring and motivating the team.
  • Constantly communicates to the team, is open to opinions and feedback from team members and follows through on commitments.
  • Creates a work environment in which people are able to perform to the best of their abilities.

 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the day-to-day operations of the HIM Center. Implements and provides oversight to the information management system(s), including the coding audit function. Monitors and contributes to the development of the HIM Center’s standards for secure quality data/information storage, access and release.
  • Contributes to the development of the HIM Centers policies and procedures as needed and ensures policies are reviewed and revised annually.
  • Enforces the HIM Center’s policies and procedures.  Provides education and training to MedExpress employees in areas relevant to HIM Center’s processes for receiving, tracking, authorizing and submitting record requests.
  • Serves as an internal consultant on health information management issues and carries out the functions including: release of information, confidentiality, informational security, information storage and retrieval, records retention, verification of health record documentation and, use of classification systems such as coding, documentation standards.
  • Oversees and audits records for coding and documentation errors and government and payer compliance.
  • Oversees and audits high level EM Codes, new and annual provider audits.
  • Oversees and audits other record/documentation type audits as identified within the Compliance Department.
 
Position Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of HIPAA, HITECH, and other State and Federal requirements for the protection of patient privacy and safeguarding of protected health information.
  • Certified coder with 4-6 years experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Strong analytical skills for summarizing audit results
  • Comprehensive understanding of MedExpress record system(s).
  • Experienced and skilled in the principles and processes for providing customer services to all areas and departments of MedExpress which utilizes and is impacted by medical records.
  • Must possess excellent organizational skills with the ability to meet project deadlines and work under pressure.
 
About the Organization MedExpress's vision summarizes the business model and offers insight into the important culture that drives the company's ability to provide a customer experience that is unsurpassed in existing, and other, markets.

Highly-trained professionals are a hallmark at MedExpress. The MedExpress model attracts the best in the business. We carry high expectations for our team:

A 110% commitment to customer service.
Teamwork and patient care require professionalism at all times.
Attention to detail isn't just a statement...we demand it.

Live the vision - Great Care. Fast.®

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits program.  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  

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