Sanford Health Associate Release of Information Technician - HIM Release of Information in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Associate Release of Information Technician | HIM Release of Information | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Ent HIM ROI

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Professionally handles customer requests ensuring the issues are resolved both promptly and thoroughly. Responsible for answering incoming phone calls and face to face interactions with both internal and external customers to Sanford. Must be able to accurately and efficiently access and gather information and fulfill customer needs. Expected to educate the customer where applicable either to help with or prevent the need for future contacts. Performs certain functions of release of information in order to meet and satisfy customer demands. Fulfills and delivers records in requested media following established turnaround times. Maintains integrity and confidentiality standards of the medical record. Adheres to confidentiality of patient information. May be required to relay updates regarding medical record completion of suspended physicians immediately when applicable. May scan required documents into the patient medical record. Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally both verbally and in writing. Works in a stressful environment with high customer demands. Excellent oral communication skills and ability to meet the public in a professional manner. Accuracy in number and name recognition. Must be able to interact with people, and work with frequent interruptions. Ability to multitask and handle priority situations. Work is extremely detailed and requires a high level of accuracy.Individual will work extensively with protected health information and is required to adhere to HIPAA privacy and security regulations and policies related to same.

QUALIFICATIONS

Associate degree in Health Information Technology or other healthcare field preferred. Prior work experience in HIM Department related to record maintenance completion or release of information preferred.Applies professional medico-legal training in all aspects of work. Familiar with laws and regulations governing release of information, and the content of the medical record. Knowledge of completion of medical record, anatomy and physiology, disease processes, and medical terminology. Work is extremely detailed and requires a high accuracy rate to meet legal requirements. Must work confidently as an individual or part of a team. Must uphold high ethical standards and always be cognizant of the patient's right to privacy. Ability to type a minimum of 35 words per minute. Must have excellent organization skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to interact with a variety of customers demonstrating poise, tact and professionalism at all times. Familiar with HIPAA privacy and security regulations. Individual will work extensively with protected health information and is required to adhere to HIPAA privacy and security regulations and policies related to same.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Revenue Cycle

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req7995