Instructor - Health Information Technology - Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin Tennessee

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Volunteer State Community College

Gallatin, Tennessee

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Volunteer State Community College Instructor - Health Information Technology

Posting Number: 0600563 Position

Department: Allied Health

Job Summary:

  • Assists in the implementation and the overall operation of the Health Information Technology program including classroom and online instruction, curriculum development, marketing and recruitment of students, advising, and associated clinical site management. 
  • Minimum Job Requirements: Associates Degree in Health Information Technology or Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management-preferred or related discipline, Medical Coding Credential preferred. Degree must be from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Minimum of six (6) months full or part time equivalent collegiate level teaching experience. Must be certified as Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credential (active standing). Must demonstrate knowledge of ICD-9, ICD10-CM/PCS, CPT-4, and HCPCS. Highly preferred CCS, CPS, or other coding credentials, and an AHIMA approved ICD-10CM/PCS trainer. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, the internet, and encoding system software. Minimum of one (1) year work experience in health information management field.
  • Knowledge of web-enhanced courseware and design, and experience in teaching via distance learning desired. Ability to utilize different methods and mediums in delivering course material. Knowledge and understanding of most current Medical Coding Systems. Superior ability to communicate orally and in writing, ability to work with students, faculty and staff.  

Essential Job Functions:

  • Curriculum development, evaluation and review of credit and non-credit courses.
    Evaluates and monitors progress to achieve goals and objectives (and those by any licensing, registering or certifying agency as applicable) are met.
  • Assists with affiliation and accreditation efforts.
  • Provides formal lecture and/or conducts classroom instruction.
  • Coordinates with clinical sites including scheduling of students, facilitating orientation to sites, functioning as emergency contact, provides line of communications with clinical sites; some travel required. 
  • Recruits and advises students concerning the HIT program; addresses student concerns regarding instruction and evaluation. Provides other related duties as assigned.

Posting Date: 01-22-2013
Salary Range: $32,331 - $44,879 depending on education and experience
Employment Type: Regular Full Time, Faculty Tenure Track Academic Year (9 Mos.)
Standard Work Hours: 37.5 hours weekly as outlined by the Faculty Handbook and/or as indicated per contract Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Applicants may attach unofficial transcripts at time of application; however, official transcripts must be submitted prior to hire. Required Applicant Documents: Resume Cover Letter Letter of Reference 1 Letter of Reference 2 Letter of Reference 3 Transcript Initial Review of Applications: 03-01-2013
Special Instructions to Applicants: To apply, go to our website:

Applicants may be subject to background check Volunteer State Community College is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its programs and activities.  


Keyword Phrases

  • Instructor - Health Information Technology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: High School
Experience: At least 1 years
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: $32,331 - $44,879
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume