Health Information Management ( HIM ) Director

CHS (Community Health Systems)   •  

Laredo, TX

Industry: Patient Care

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 268 days ago

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Job Description

The Health Information Management (HIM) Director implements and supports all corporate HIM activities by providing support to HIM departments at the facility level for department operations, reimbursement opportunities, and various program implementation. Generalresponsibilities include: performing hospital site visits to assess the efficiency of the HIM departments' operations, providingorientation and education for HIM staff at newly acquired facilties, providing ongoing support and monitoring of the CHS Patient Health Information Improvement Program (PHIIP), and coordinating hospital HIM functions with theclinical operations departments within the hospital to enhance the physician-hospital relationship.  Strong leadership and communication skills are vital for this role.  

Job Requirements

Education:

  • College Degree

Certifications / Licenses:

  • Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) required
  • Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum three years HIM management experiencerequired