Feb 18, 2024
$16.57 - $24.62 hourly
This position is responsible for organizing, managing and disseminating healthcare information for Island Hospital departments and clinics. HIM Technicians work to fully protect the privacy and security of all patient’s medical records regardless of format, to ensure that confidentiality is maintained in accordance to Washington State and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Duties: Medical Record Maintenance – scan paper documentation and upload medical record files into Electronic Record; pull/file physical paper charts upon need; archive charts to/from offsite storage Review for Completeness of Visit Documentation - Abstract data within Meditech and note any physician incomplete/missing documentation; follow up daily to check for & complete deficiencies when appropriate Appointment Prep – provide necessary documentation or charts for scheduled patient visits or upon request from providers/clinical teams Release of Information – process all...
Island Health Anacortes, WA, USA Full time