Northwest Texas Healthcare System |
is a 475
bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding
region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the
most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of
big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the
beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our
quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and
The HIM Coordinator assists in the coding area
with coding backlogs and fills in for coders absences. Reports
to the Director with responsibility for conducting/coordinating
various special project assignments, providing technical support to
all sections within the Department. Attends team meetings and
represents HIM Department, leading team in absence of Director as
needed. Represents hospital in court cases as needed.
We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of
exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking
for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values.
Join us and make a difference.
EOE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER-M/F/VET/DISAB
EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Health Information
Management: RHIA or RHIT with Bachelor’s degree in
required or comparable combination of education
and work experience.
EXPERIENCE: Three to five years experience in Health
Information Management and coding experience required. Prefer
experience in implementation/maintenance of electronic health
information systems. Prefer project-planning experience.
SKILLS: Demonstrated excellent oral and written
communications skills. Excellent organizational, interpersonal,
and project management skills. Excellent understanding of
medical record technical activities and computer skills.
Knowledge of JCAH, State and Federal regulations regarding medical
records. Knowledge of word processing and electronic
spreadsheet software packages required. Knowledge of project
management software desirable. Extensive knowledge of coding
with two to three years experience required.
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