HIM Data Integrity Specialist
Department: HIM - Operations
Schedule: Full Time
The HIM Data Integrity Specialist is responsible for assuring the integrity of the EMR and Enterprise Master Patient Index (EMPI), by working MRN duplicates and overlays, facilitating electronic chart corrections, resolving assigned HIM interface errors, performing electronic charting investigations, and working on other data integrity related duties as assigned in a timely manner. Works collaboratively with HIM team, Information Services, Revenue Cycle Team, Clinicians, and other Departments to resolve compliance with data integrity, patient safety, billing, and privacy standards with special consideration for any staff having patient identification editing capabilities.
3-5 year experience in health information management/medical records. HIM Associates Degree with RHIT preferred.
CPR is required for any RN, LPN, PCT, Patient Transporter or other direct patient care provider. Emergency Department, Intensive Care Units, PACU, Medical Emergency Team and Anesthesia require ACLS. Pediatrics, SICU, Emergency Department and Medical Emergency Team also require PALS.
Location/Region: Kingsport, TN (US)