Reviews medical records after discharge for completeness in compliance with the hospital’s bylaws, JCAHO, CMS COPs and state requirements. Assures that patient abstracts are correctly entered into the chart deficiency system.
One year in a medical record department in an acute care setting required.
3+ years in a medical records department
Health Information Mgmt
High School Diploma or equivalent
Excellent customer service skills and a
bility to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.