Position Information: The Health Information Specialist functions as a public relations representative interacting with any/all customers of the Medical Record Services. High degree of professionalism and resourcefulness is essential. Makes decisions based on independent judgement, medical staff rules and regulations, JCAHO requirements, and NC statutes. Completes medical record requests according to confidentiality laws, NC statues, JCAHO, and HCFA regulations.
Experience Requirements: 2 Years Healthcare - Acute Care Or Equivalent Work/Certification And 1 Year Electronic Medical Records Preferred
Education Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required Associate's Degree Health Information Management Or Business Administration Or Related Field Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Registered Health Information Technician Or Registered Health Information Administrator Preferred
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.