MCMC HIM SPECIALIST I in The Dalles, Oregon
Mid-Columbia Medical Center believes in providing exceptional health services and experiences through person-centered care. Our hospital, specialty clinics, physicians and employees make up a one-of-a-kind healthcare system that is unique to the Gorge. With a philosophy built around person-centered care, you can look with confidence to MCMC as we redefine what it means to be a healthcare employee in the 21st century.
We are seeking a HIM Specialist I to join our Medical Records department. This position is Full-Time, scheduled 40 hours per week and is eligible for a comprehensive benefits package. We're looking for compassionate, enthusiastic, and dependable candidates that are team players with a positive attitude.
Perks of working with us: amazing work-life balance with flexible schedules. The best part is that you work with great people daily! If you want to be a part of a fantastic team and experience an uplifting, and gratifying work environment – come work with us and share your talent and skills.
In return we offer:
401(k) through Fidelity Investments (up to 6% matching)
Low-cost Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
Paid time off starting 5 weeks per year
Extended Illness hours
Employee assistance program
Many discounts such as cell phone, computer, auto maintenance, etc.
Substantial health savings account contributions
On-site childcare service
Life insurance / Short-term / Long-term disability options
20% discount from hospital bills
Mid Columbia Medical Center is located in The Dalles, Oregon. We work, live, and play in the scenic Columbia River Gorge, Oregon. Located 85 miles east of Portland in the majestic Columbia River Gorge, The Dalles features old-growth forests, rushing waterfalls, and year-round access to outdoor recreation, including downhill and cross-country skiing, world-class water sports, and miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. The area boasts award-winning wineries, and, most importantly, warm, friendly people.
The purpose of this position is to support various Health Information Management department tasks. This position may act as department receptionist and may be responsible for retrieving, delivering and filing medical records. This position will appropriately respond to requests for information by applying knowledge of privacy laws, access, release of information and release control technologies. Requests for information may come in the form of internal chart requests, telephone calls or in-person requests. This position will accurately prepare, barcode, scan and index documents into the electronic health record.
- High School graduate or equivalent is required; college coursework is preferred.
- Minimum one year experience in a hospital or medical office or equivalent.
Able to apply general office skills and techniques, i.e. filing and computer usage; keyboard speed of 55 wpm.
Ability to communicate effectively verbally, including tact, diplomacy and ability to maintain composure
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks
Ability to work independently and as a team member.
Ability to handle sensitive and private information and adhere to all confidentiality policies
Name: MEDICAL RECORDS
Salary Grade: 26
External Company URL: www.mcmc.net
Street: 1700 E. 19Th St.