Health Information Management Technician (Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center)
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-19
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About This Position
The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Health System, "UHealth", has an exciting career opportunity for a Health Information Management (HIM) Technician. The HIM Technician maintains medical records and ensures their completeness while providing excellent customer service to patients. This position is responsible for the record maintenance of patient charts and /or films. Receiving, documenting and processing requests from patients, other doctor’s offices, insurance companies and legal firms. Also responsible for a variety of administrative and clerical duties that support consumer services in and out of the department. Independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative are essential in addition to responsibility for designated areas. Employee must adhere to PHI “minimum necessary” compliance standards at all times.
High school diploma or equivalent with at least one year of relevant experience. General knowledge of office procedures and operations. Skill in data entry with minimal errors. Ability to accurately prepare and maintain records, files, reports and correspondence. Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
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