IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a hospital setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients you treat.
You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare.
Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!
Creates and maintains resident medical records for the facility.
Essential Functions: ( Those functions that the individual who holds the position must be able to perform unaided or with the assistance of reasonable accommodation).
Creates files for new admissions.
Ensures medical records are complete, assembled in standard order, and filed appropriately.
Locates, signs out, and delivers medical records and follows-up to ensure they are returned.
Compiles statistical data such as admissions, discharges, deaths, births, and types of treatment given.
Operates a computer to enter and retrieve data, type correspondence and produce reports.
Restricts access to resident medical records to those staff members with a valid requirement.
Files documents in accordance with established procedures.
Maintains, retains and archives files in accordance with Kindred policy and State and Federal regulations.
Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company's Code of Business Conduct, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
Performs other tasks as assigned.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Ability to be accurate, concise and detail oriented.
Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and at all levels of the organization.
Knowledge of resident information and privacy regulations.
Must have good and regular attendance.
Approximate percent of time required to travel:
Performs other related duties as assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent.
One year experience as a Medical Records Clerk or with record keeping responsibility in a doctor's office.
Medical Records Clerk
Medical Records Aide
Medical Records Associate
Requires a High School diploma or equivalent with 1 - 2 years of experience in the healthcare field preferred.
Must have knowledge of medical terminology and be able to type at least 30 wpm.
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Job : Administrative/Clerical/Secretarial Primary Location : NV-Las Vegas-Kindred Spring Valley Organization : 0609 - Kindred Spring Valley Shift : Day