Job Ref: 22559
Talent Area: Administrative Management
Houston Methodist The Woodlands
The Woodlands, TX 77385
Area/Department: Medical Records
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: Full-Time
Organization: Houston Methodist
Work Shift: DAY
Work Week: M - F
Houston Methodist The Woodlands will be the eighth in the Houston Methodist system, offering The Woodlands community a full-service, acute care hospital with many of the same services as our flagship hospital in the Texas Medical Center. The $380 million campus will feature a new 187-bed, 470,000-square-foot facility.
Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital, located at the intersection of TX 242 and I-45, is scheduled to open in July 2017. Construction includes a 150,000-square-foot medical building, which opened March 2016. The Medical Office Building 1 includes a Breast Care Center, Cancer Center & Infusion Center, Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Wellness Services, Outpatient Laboratory and Therapy, in addition to multi-specialty physician practices.
Responsible for leadership and strategic direction, oversight, and coordination of the Health Information Management department and staff. Ensures the comprehensive and efficient management of information to multiple customers who work in concert with the continuum of patient care. Directs the functions which ensure the content, format, security, release and maintenance of health information – meeting hospital system and medical staff needs and regulatory agency requirements.
HOUSTON METHODIST EXPERIENCE EXPECTATIONS
Provides personalized care and service by consistently demonstrating our I CARE values:
INTEGRITY: We are honest and ethical in all we say and do.
COMPASSION: We embrace the whole person including emotional, ethical, physical, and spiritual needs.
ACCOUNTABILITY: We hold ourselves accountable for all our actions.
RESPECT: We treat every individual as a person of worth, dignity, and value.
EXCELLENCE: We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
PEOPLE - 20%
SERVICE - 20%
QUALITY/SAFETY - 20%
FINANCE - 20%
GROWTH/INNOVATION - 20%
This job description is not intended to be all inclusive; the employee will also perform other reasonably related business/job duties as assigned. Houston Methodist reserves the right to revise job duties and responsibilities as the need arises.
Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management required; Master’s degree preferred.
Five years management experience in health information management field.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Ability to flex schedule to meet needs of the role. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Computer proficiency. Ability to effectively interact professionally with all levels of personnel, management and physicians. In-depth knowledge of medical records science and computer applications to medical records preferred.
See attached ADA activities checklist.
Office, clinical and non-clinical areas of facility. Some travel required
Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.
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