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All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost effective manner. Performs all of the clerical functions of the Health Information Management department. Primarily performs general office duties, supporting in the physicians incomplete area, the reception desk/moderate Release of Information, and the transcription area. Sorting documents for filing in patient's records both in house and after discharge. Pulls records for patient care purposes, and other requests for release of information, assist doctors when needed and is responsible for the physical management of all files within the department.
Previous medical record department experience required. Completion of a medical terminology course preferred. High school graduate or equivalent Good communication skills, inclusive of reading and writing abilities. Experience using computer, (example, AS400, Microsoft applications, etc) Demonstrates Tact and diplomacy when interacting with internal and external customers face to face and via telephone Proficient with Terminal Digit filing system.
This position is represented by SEIU.
We're California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC), a not-for-profit, 319-bed acute and ambulatory care hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of downtown Los Angeles and its surrounding neighborhoods. With a 120-year history of healing, our vision is a growing and diversified health care ministry distinguished by excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health , formerly Catholic Healthcare West, one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40+ hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
Our outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. .
Located blocks from Staples Center and LA Live, California Hospital is walking distance from the Metro Blue Line and employee parking is complimentary. The hospital also sponsors shuttle service to and from Union Station. To find out more, go to www.chmcla.org . EOE.
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