Behavioral Health Job Details


Medical Records Specialist

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH  JOB DESCRIPTION

General Summary: 
 
Under the direction of the Supervisor, Customer Service, the Medical Records Specialist is responsible for maintaining and securing all written and electronic medical records, managing disclosure and record release as well as representing LifeWays as the custodian of the record in any subpoenas for records. The Medical Records Specialist ensures that information contained in the records is complete, accurate, and only available to authorized personnel. The Medical Records Specialist organizes and maintains health information both in paper files and in electronic systems, checking data for accuracy, recording information, and keeps file folders and electronic databases up to date, following best practices for security and patient confidentiality, including Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and 42 CFR Part 2 guidelines. Serves as LifeWays' Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer. 
 
Required Education/Certification/Licensure 
 
Associates degree in Health Information Management from a Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM) school. 
Ability to obtain Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification within 6 months, upon hire. 
Registered Health Information Technician certification. 
Mental Health First Aid Training, upon hire. 
Must have reliable transportation* 
Preferred Education/Certification/Licensure 
 
Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification. 
Bachelor's degree Health Information Management or related field. 
Registered Health Information Administrator certification. 
CPR, AED, and First Aid Training. 
 
 
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 MENTAL HEALTH JOB PROFESSIONAL DETAILS

Titles
DNP, DO, MD, MSW, NP, PA, PhD, PsyD
Location
Michigan
Specialty
Mental Health
Job Type
Permanent
Board Certification
No
On Call
No
Compensation
Locum Tenens(49724), Permanent(61989)
Telemedicine
No
Government
No
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