Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 176952-1A
Date Posted: Jun 21, 2022
Welcome to Winchester Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Winchester Hospital was the first hospital in Massachusetts to earn Magnet recognition, the American Nurses Association’s highest honor for nursing excellence, three times. It has since received the recognition a fourth time. As the northwest suburban Boston area’s leading provider of comprehensive health care services, the 229-bed facility provides care in general, bariatric and vascular surgery, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, oncology, gastroenterology, rehabilitation, radiation oncology, pain management, obstetrics/gynecology and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.
About the Job
JOB SUMMARY:Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by scanning, indexing, and timely movement of patient medical records into an electronic format. Convert hard copy medical record documentation into digitized images and indexing images to the correct document type, correct patient, and encounter ensuring medical information is available and accessible for patient care, revenue cycle, and third party requests.. This position has an impact on quality patient care, physician and staff satisfaction and financial reimbursement because accurate and complete medical records are key to efficient patient care and billing processes.
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent
Previous office experience in a health care setting
Computer skills, Epic experience desirable
Preferred: Six (6) months of clerical experience, preferably with medical records
Preferred: Knowledge of medical terminology
As part of the HIM team, this position performs a variety o functions associated with the maintenance and retrieval of patient electronic medical records:
PHYSICAL, MENTAL AND VISUAL REQUIREMENTS:
40 Hours Weekly
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.