POSITION SUMMARY: The HIM (Health Information Management) Director is responsible for leading and directing health information management services across the hospital; striving for compliance and promoting best practices.
Eduction: RHIA or RHIT Required. Bachelors Degree in Health Information Management or related field preferred.
Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the Management of HIM and Coding in a hospital
Knowledge and Skills: Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Requires strong interpersonal skills to work with physicians, leadership, and staff to implement positive/effective change. Demonstrates knowledge of computer technology and systems designed for HIM. Prefer Cerner
experience. Computer knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Compliance with JCAHO, HIPAA, State and Federal Regulations. Knowledge of Coding and HIM concepts, practices, and procedures including ICD - 9 & 10 CM & PCS as well as OSHPD, RAC, CDI and other
regulatory processes and reporting. Proficient with electronic medical records, HIM and Coding applications.
License/Certifications: Current RHIT/RHIA required. CCS, CDIP and CHDA AHIMA Certification and
ICD-10 certified trainer preferred.
San Antonio Regional Hospital
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