HIM Team Lead

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics

Introduction:

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is a trusted provider of high quality, local health care. At Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, we strive to be a premier employer, known for our strong commitment to high employee satisfaction scores while offering competitive salary and benefit packages. Monroe County Hospital & Clinics employs 185 team members and is proud to be called a Top 150 Workplace by the Des Moines Register three years in a row.

Job Description:

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is seeking a Full-time HIM Team Lead to join our team.

Primary duties for this position include:

  • Assists Revenue Cycle Manager in developing policies and procedures for the Health Information Management Department, sharing them with employees, and reviewing them annually.
  • Serves as a Coder when needed.
  • Initiates Service Requests with the electronic health records system for HIM and follows up with Revenue Cycle Manager assistance as needed.
  • Maintains Chargemaster in conjunction with Revenue Cycle Manager.
  • Functions as the Privacy Officer for MCHC.
  • Functions as the Compliance Officer for MCHC.
  • Assists and leads clinical documentation processes throughout facility to ensure adequate documentation education and compliance.
  • Focuses on advanced beneficiary notice compliance and works with department leaders to be up to date on requirements.
  • Oversees the release of information process.
  • Ensures compliance with the Red Flag Rules, HIPAA, and any other pertinent federal regulations focusing on patient documentation and electronic medical records.
  • Assists Revenue Cycle Manager with conducting quarterly employee rounding of HIM team members.
  • Actively participates in the annual evaluation process for HIM team members and in coaching sessions as necessary.


Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; Associate Degree (or equivalent) in a business, financial or management curriculum preferred.
  • Current RHIT license preferred.
  • Minimum of three years experience in Health Information Management field preferred; previous leadership experience also preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office.
  • Attention to detail and ability to prioritize required

Compensation/Benefits:

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics offers an excellent benefits package including but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Dependent Care Accounts
  • Allstate Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • IPERS
  • Generous PTO Package
  • Pre-employment drug screening and DCI checks required. E.O.E

Job Schedule:

Full-time, 32-40 hours per week.

Location:

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, 6580 165th St Albia, IA 52531
Phone: (641) 932-2134 | Fax: (641) 932-1671

Apply Online: https://www.mchalbia.com/career-opportunities/health-information-management-team-lead/

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