SUMMARY: Responsible for processing requests for release of protected health information as defined by State and Federal laws. Responsible for maintaining up-to-date knowledge, and carrying out all tasks in accordance with Medical Center/System and Department Policies and Procedures pertaining to disclosure of medical records. Fosters respect for patient privacy by maintaining confidentiality of all phases of release of all protected health information. Promotes positive customer relations through prompt and courteous service.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma required. Minimum of one year experience in a hospital Health Information Management department or large outpatient clinic operation with release of information experience highly desired. Previous release of information experience highly desired. Keyboard/typing skill of at least 30 words/minute with minimal errors. Ability to maintain fee collection without errors. Excellent interpersonal skills to include positive communication, organization, efficient, trouble-shooting and problem solving skills. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Goal oriented, detail oriented, energetic, and dependable. Microsoft Word and Excel experience preferred.