HIM Manager


Grande Ronde Hospital

Introduction:

Working as a HIM manager at Grande Ronde Hospital is an exciting and fulfilling career. At GRH we like to say we are a small town hospital with big city technology. We have an excellent staff with a family like atmosphere. You will be surrounded by very knowledgeable professionals. We offer competitive wages and an excellent benefit package. GRH is located in La Grande OR. La Grande is a wonderful place to live-it has affordable housing and is surrounded by Mountains and lakes. It has a moderate climate and yet you can go skiing within an hour of La Grande.

Job Description:

This position manages, organizes and coordinates the Health Information Management (HIM) department personnel and functions.  This includes analysis/release of information, correspondence, coding and maintaining health information.  In addition, this position is responsible for maintaining statistical data, coordinating HIM functions with clinical departments, and dealing with matters of chart completion and documentation to ensure coding accuracy, optimal reimbursement and compliance with licensing, accreditation and legal requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Registered Health Information Administration (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) is preferred.  May consider a candidate currently pursing a RHIA or RHIT credential.
  2. Four year degree from an accredited college or university preferred.
  3. Two years experience or more in this or related job is preferred.
  4. A working knowledge of JCAHO standards, federal and state peer review organization guidelines and regulations in addition to federal and state statutes pertaining to health information issues is preferred.
  5. Word processing and/or data processing experience is required.

Education Qualifications:

  1. Registered Health Information Administration (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) is preferred.  May consider a candidate currently pursing a RHIA or RHIT credential.
  2. Four-year degree from an accredited college or university preferred

Compensation/Benefits:

We offer a competitive salary, great benefits and relocation expenses if approved and applicable

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please go to www.grh.org/careers then go to the HIM Manager position and please be sure to fill out the application completely.

Apply Online: http://www.grh.org/careers