Electronic Medical Records Technician-(Part-Time)

Job Summary: At the direction and control of the Director of Revenue Cycle, the Technician will be responsible for Organize and manage patients’ health information data for inpatients, emergency room and/or outpatient records.

Reports to: Director of Revenue Cycle or Supervisor

Education: High School Diploma or GED

Experience: May be at entry level, but 1 year hospital experience preferred. May be Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT)

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
 Organize and manage patients’ health information data consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements
 Utilizes electronic health record system for inquiry purposes
 Enters and sends data, and generates required reports
 Releases medical information, as appropriate
 Collect, monitor, and process department related data and information
 Communicate with physicians and other healthcare professionals to clarify diagnoses or to obtain additional information
 Ability to ensure accurate and timely dissemination of transcribed documents to departments
 Maintain electronic health records (EHR) databases
 Verify accuracy and accessibility of files
 Ensure all files are secure
 Consequences of error in should be minimal
 May contact patient/customer in regard to patient records
 Actively participate in all special events
 Performs other duties as assigned
 May be required to work evenings, nights, and/or weekends on a regular or as needed basis