Responsible for overall management and support of Health Information Management systems including implementation, planning and maintenance. Supervises the coding staff.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
Must have at least 3 years of managerial experience in an acute care setting.
Must have at least 5 years experience as a Certified Coding Specialist.
Certifications and Licenses:
Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) required.
Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred.
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Current knowledge of coding clinics and other guidelines.
Strong professional, organizational, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.
Normal office environment with occasional visits to locations across the system and off-site.
No expected exposure to blood and/or body fluids.
Sitting – Frequently
Standing/Walking - Rarely
Kneeling/Stooping - Never
Bending/Climbing - Rarely
Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist - Rarely
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds - Rarely
Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds – Rarely
Typing/Filing - Frequently
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.