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HIM Manager (9620)

Company: Cornerstone Healthcare Group
Location: El Dorado
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

The HIM Manager, assumes authority, responsibility and accountability for the record keeping procedures and storage of all clinical records in a manner consistent with facility policies and procedures, professional standards, state and federal laws, JCAHO and other regulatory agencies' standards for long-term acute care facilities in an institution with a patient population ranging in age from 18 years to geriatric. Executes planning, organizing, controlling and directing functions of management as related to the activities of the HIM Department. Compiles accurate statistical data in a meaningful and timely manner. Enforces policies on confidentiality and release of medical information to ensure proper dissemination. Maintains a medical record system that endures complete, timely, accurate, confidential and readily accessible medical records on all patients. Serves as a liaison to other ancillary service departments and the medical staff to resolve conflicts. Hires, fires, promotes, demotes and assertively acts upon disciplinary actions within the HIM Department. Collaborates with the Chief Financial Officer to allocate department resources in an efficient and economic manner to achieve department objectives. Minimum Qualifications: * Ability to project a professional image * Possess in-depth knowledge of functions of all hospital departments and performance improvement requirements as outlined by JCAHO, the Department of Health for the State of employment and Federal regulatory standards as outlined by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) * Working knowledge and ability to apply professional standards of practice in job situations * Strong organizational and analytical skills; excellent writing and speaking skills * Working knowledge of personal computer and software applications used in job functions (Word processing, graphics, databases, spreadsheets, etc.) * Persons who have been found guilty by a court of law of abusing, neglecting, or mistreating individuals in a health care related setting are ineligible for employment in this position Education and/or Experience: * RHIA or RHIT with 5 year's experience in HIM management * Coding Experience Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: * Current certification from American Health Information Management Association, credentialed as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred or credentialed as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) required About Us Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was founded in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our patients, residents and their families. Our employees make a difference, join us so you can too! We pride ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of life for our employees, patients and residents.

Keywords: Cornerstone Healthcare Group, Shreveport , HIM Manager (9620), Executive , El Dorado, Louisiana

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