The Health Information Specialist is responsible for assisting in coordination and indexing of outside records received via Trace, our virtual fax. This person ensures that all requests are sent to the appropriate in-box of Trace and creates a referral shell for all new requests. This person will insure that scheduled appointments have outside records scanned to the Electronic Patient Folder (EPF) and available to providers prior to the scheduled appointment.
Salary offered commensurate to experience
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Coordinate and maintain reschedules request activities and maintains logs and provides manager with daily statistics to ensure that staffing levels reflect workload requirements.
Assists in coordination and indexing of outside records received via Trace, our virtual fax.
Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management OR Associate’s degree in Health Information Management plus 2 years’ experience in health information management OR a high school diploma plus 4 years’ experience in health information management. Must have current RHIT or RHIA certification or obtain certification within six months of hire. Must be expert in state and federal laws, HIPAA regulations, and UAMS release of information policies and procedures to ensure that patient health information is protected.