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Health Information Management Specialist III - H.I.M. * Days - Resource in Wyoming, MI at Metro Health

Date Posted: 2/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This is a resource/on-call position with no guarantee for hours (not part-time or full-time.)

General Summary:

The HIM Specialist III, under the direction of the HIM Director, performs designated duties to support the daily operations of the HIM department.  The duties are accomplished in compliance with department and hospital policies and procedures along with regulatory requirements.


  1. High school diploma.
  2. Previous HIM operational experience preferred.
  3. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
  4. Effective communication and listening skills.
  5. Must be fluent in English.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  1. Complete scanning activities including scanning, indexing, quality assessment and corrections.
  2. Process telephone, fax and/or walk-in request for patient health information based on release of information guidelines.
  3. Assist physicians and other direct care providers, as required, with record completion in accordance with established policies.
  4. Coordinate the completion of a death certificate as required.
  5. Provide departmental coverage as needed.
  6. Foster respect for patient privacy by maintaining confidentiality in all phases of work.
  7. Participate in departmental quality improvement initiatives.
  8. Perform other related duties as assigned.
Category: Health Care, Admin & Clerical

Job Requirements

Highest Education Level Required:High School/GED Or Equivalent Shift:Day On Call:No Weekends:No