5+ Years of Experience
HIM Director/Privacy Officer
Ardent Health Services (AHS) is a national healthcare company headquartered in Nashville, TN. Our subsidiaries own and operate hospitals and multispecialty physician practices in six states. Ardent includes 20 hospitals, 3,200 patient beds, 18,000 employees, and 475 employed physicians. Within the industry, we are noted for recognizing that every hospital is as unique as the community it serves. This in-depth understanding of how health care works at the local level is one of our great strengths.
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as the HIM Director/Privacy Officer at the St. Francis facility in Topeka, KS.
The HIM Director/Privacy Officer is responsible for planning, organizing, monitoring, and controlling the functions of the Health Information Management Department. Principal functions include staffing, budgeting, record processing, and release of information, transcription, storage and retrieval of records, data analysis and reporting. He/she will also serves as the organization's subject matter expert on the Privacy and Security rules at the federal and state levels.
- · Certification by the American Health Information Management Association as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)
- · Bachelor's degree in related field
- · 5-7 years HIM management experience preferred
- · Experience as a privacy officer required