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Health Information Management (HIM) Referrals Supervisor

Company: Unity Care NW
Location: Bellingham
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Health Information Management - Referrals Supervisor - Bellingham, Washington!Unity Care NW, a private, non-profit, federally qualified health center that's been proudly and successfully serving the greater Bellingham area since 1982. With clinics located in Bellingham and Ferndale, we offer comprehensive primary medical, behavioral health, and dental care as well as pharmacy services to a diverse and often underserved patient population of all ages. Employing over 260 caring and compassionate employees, our purpose is to increase the years of healthy life in the people & communities we serve. Opportunity Highlights:--- This is a Full time, Non-Exempt Hourly, benefited position, with a regular schedule.--- Provides oversight, systems development, compliance, and performance of the Health Information Management Department and Referrals Department.--- Responsible for the efficient development, maintenance and management of health information to ensure confidentiality and to optimize quality patient care of services provided on site as well as externally through effective referral coordination and agency partnerships/agreements.--- Supervises health information management and referral staff.--- UCNW manages patient care using a team-based approach in our interactions with patients and working to achieve stated objectives and outcomes. Ideal Candidate Will Offer:--- High school diploma/GED required. Associate in arts degree (AA), Bachelor's degree (BA) in computer science, office management, business administration, or related field preferred.--- Prefer two years' supervisory experience in a health care setting.--- Proven supervisory skills and experience; proven understanding of administrative and clinical operations and systems.--- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with employees at all levels of the organization, outside agencies, and with the general public, including the ability to present difficult concepts to groups of varied backgrounds.--- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to explain, guide, and instruct staff.--- Excellent time management and organizational skills with the ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure with frequent interruptions and occasional crisis situations.--- Prior experience in medical records, referrals and with healthcare/office software products such as Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint), immunization registries, electronic medical records, disease registries and practice management systems. Equivalent education and experience will be considered and may be substituted for some experience requirements.--- Knowledge of practices and procedures used in effective records management and referrals.--- Strong, proven computer proficiency in order to manage EMR & use other applications. Knowledge of insurance (i.e. Medicare, Medicaid, Managed Care), including eligibility, interpretation, coding (CPT, ICDM), documentation, billing, and auditing is preferred. Experience with medical software programs. Working knowledge of medical terminology and procedures.--- Knowledge working with a variety of information systems and data files including large and complex files; analyzing file structure, issuing and creating file layouts, and transforming raw data into finished products.--- Knowledge of state and federal laws pertaining to records management, including HIPAA regulations and the importance of confidentiality in the health care field.--- Ability to maintain strict confidentiality with sensitive medical information and foster an ethical work environment.--- Ability to carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.--- Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), or Certification in Medical Records is preferred.--- Ability to travel to other clinic locations and outside of local area for training. We Offer:--- Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical, Dental & Vision insurance and a 401(k)-retirement plan with employer match after 1 year of eligibility--- Generous paid time off benefit with six paid holidays--- Discounts offer to UCNW staff for local Athletic Club Membership and Weight Watcher Membership Live in a community consistently rated as one of the most desirable in the USA! Nestled on Bellingham Bay at the foot of the Cascade Mountains just a short distance from Seattle, Vancouver BC, and the San Juan Islands, Bellingham is home to 80,000 people and surrounded by several charming small towns, including Ferndale with a population of 12,000. Enjoy all the area has to offer:--- Recreational & Outdoor Activities (Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Snow Boarding, Fishing, Sailing, Kayaking, & Camping)--- Excellent Schools (University, Community College, Technical School, & Outstanding K-12 Educational Systems)--- Small Town or City Living (Unique Shops, Local Festivals, Farmers Markets, Berry Picking, & Community Events)--- Cultural Activities (Theater, Music, Independent Films, Museums, Art Studios, & Diverse Local Restaurants) To Apply for this rewarding opportunity & help us increase the years of healthy life in the people and communities we serve, please visit the Careers section of our web site at .

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