Join the team at the hospital that was voted "Best Hospital and Best Workplace" by the readers of the Beaumont Enterprise.
The HIM Tech II is responsible for reviewing each discharged patient's medical record for incomplete or missing documents according to hospital policy and Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations and assigning deficiencies to the responsible provider(s) for completion. The HIM Tech II will be responsible for suspension notifications, preparation and distribution of the suspension list, and prompt notification when a provider has been removed from the suspension list. The HIM Tech II will prepare and submit birth certificates and Acknowledgment of Paternity affidavits according to State regulations. The HIM Tech II maintains the integrity of the Master Patient Index (MPI) by making demographic corrections, identifying and merging duplicate medical record numbers, and reporting overlays. The HIM Tech II is required to provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers, demonstrate a positive attitude, and promote teamwork by offering assistance to others. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health Southeast Texas Health System, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Two (2) years' experience in hospital Health Information Management Department or a comparable position required.
Registered Health Information Technology (RHIT) certification preferred.
Certification with the Texas Office of the Attorney General on Voluntary Paternity Procedures within the first ninety (90) days of employment and annually thereafter preferred.
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Health System family!
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.