Sanford Health Health Information Management Technician - Health Information in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Health Information Management Technician | Health Information | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : HIM Operations Technician - SF/Bemidji - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Analyzes medical records for missing documentation and signatures. Compares the documentation in the medical record against required standards and notes deficiencies for providers.

Recognizes the relation of accurate deficiencies to provider suspension. Contributes to the medical staff timeliness and suspension regulations through accurate notation and monitoring of deficiencies in the medical record. Utilizes job specific software in analysis and monitoring functions. Extensive use of the electronic health record. Applies knowledge of disease processes, anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, Joint Commission (JCAHO), state laws, and other regulatory standards in the analysis of the medical record.


Uses varying problem-solving approaches and techniques as appropriate. Communicates effectively with diverse audiences, using appropriate media and language. Shares information, knowledge, and experiences openly and proactively. Retrieves and uses the data of healthcare information systems correctly and legally. Works with health information in multiple, diverse environments. Monitors progress continuously and adjusts tactics for handling situations on a case by case basis. Uses effective decision-making approaches such as consultative, command, or consensus. Uses a variety of computer hardware, operating systems, utilities and applications. Rarely repeats mistakes, learns and adapts from prior errors. Establishes and maintains productive working relationships within and outside of own area. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of organization's policies and practices requiring confidentiality. Productively balances speed and accuracy. Assists in detailed project plans including cost, schedule, and resource requirements. Helps promote collaboration across generations, functions, regions, and levels.


This position will typically work Monday - Friday, day hours. During training the hours will be 8:00am - 4:30pm. After training is complete hours can flex during 7:00am - 7:00pm.


Associate's degree in Health Information or Medical Record Technology required; Bachelor's degree preferred.

Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) preferred.

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.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Revenue Cycle

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD02403