Health Information Specialist

Protect and manage clients' health information at Howard Center sites.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor Health Information associated with Openings, Closings, and Discharges.
  • Trouble shoot issues found and utilize EHR Essentials ticketing system to alert clinicians to errors.
  • Conduct audits to ensure completeness and accuracy of all client's documentation
  • Review and process authorizations and requests for information
  • Utilize ROI database as a record of requests and actions taken 
  • Complete all daily filing, scanning, and indexing responsibilities 

Requirements:

  • At least two years of related experience.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is essential
  • Understanding of regulations and privacy laws such as HIPAA, FERPA that govern health information and billing. 
  • Knowledge of MS Office, comfortable learning new computer programs, organizational skills, good written and verbal skills, ability to work independently and with a team

Structure:

  • Full-time (37.5 hours/week)
  • Non exempt position 
  • Benefits eligible position 
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience  

Benefits:

  • 36 paid days off
  • 401k with up to 8% employer contribution
  • Excellent Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability Insurance
  • Childcare stipend

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color, LGBTQIA and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.