Director of Health Information

Universal Health Services   •  

South Attleboro, MA

Industry: Healthcare

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 67 days ago

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At UHS, we're looking for exceptional people whoshare our vision and values, whoshare our focus on hard work, enthusiasm, teamwork, loyalty, trust andcooperation. We've embraced these traits and built a team of employees who consistently work to achieve the highest level of service excellence. People are our most valuable resource at UHS as we are committed to providing high quality acute care and behavioral health services to residents of the communities we serve. We are equally committed to offering our employees unlimited opportunity in an environment that encourages professional development.

Job Description

Arbour-Fuller Hospital is a 102-bed licensed, private psychiatric facility located in South Attleboro, Mass. Inpatient units are designed to treat adults with general psychiatric or intellectual disabilities, as well as adolescents with general psychiatric issues. Patients with co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders can be treated on most units. There are also partial hospitalization programs (PHP) for patients with psychiatric and co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders.

Looking for an experienced Director of Health Information Management to oversee our medical records and switchboard operations, with total direct supervision of 5-6 staff. Candidates should have RHIS or RHIT certification along with a minimum of three years of medical records experience with at least one year in a supervisory capacity. Duties include day to day supervision of medical records department and oversight of all Health Information Management activities ensuring compliance with all federal and state HIPAA regulations and regulatory agencies, and accepted industry standards.

Requirements

Education:

High School graduate with excellent interpersonal skills.

Experience:

Health Information Management department experience, minimum of 3 years in all aspects of the department.

Required: 1 year in a supervisory capacity

Required: RHIS or RHIT certification

 

Ability to organize department-wide activity, project areas and activity within the department that may need revision and/or implementation to promote updated quality standards.  Responsible for supervision of switchboard operations and staff.

Reports to Chief Financial Officer.  Relationships with department staff, switchboard staff, medical staff, ancillary departments, outside agencies, some patient contact.