The HIS Technician facilitates the record processing functions in the HIS department.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the performance of clerical and non-clerical duties, greeting and directing customers, record assembly & analysis, tracking and management of inpatient discharges, release of information, facilitating the copy of records for transfers/expedited reviews for Care Management, assisting with record retrieval, incomplete record functions, and coordination of requests for transcribed reports.
The HIS technician must demonstrate commitment to a team approach, as evidenced by a supportive and positive attitude with both internal and external customers.
Associates degree in a healthcare administrative field preferred such as Health Information Management.
High school graduate or GED with two years experience in HIS or combination of HIS experience (at least 1 year) and at least one year of college education.
Knowledge of filing and record keeping systems preferred.
Medical terminology preferred
Saratoga Hospital - 9 months ago