Medical Records Specialist - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Medical Records Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the medical records department.

Additional Department Summary:

The Medical Records Specialist is responsible for ensuring the quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security of medical records. This position supervises the Medical Records staff and is responsible for ensuring the Student Health Center meets the required standards to be a successful medical records operation.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Associate's degree in a related field; OR High school diploma and a minimum of two years of experience in medical records. RHIA, RHIT, or CCS certification or other certification in the area of health information or records is required.

Skills and Knowledge:

Must apply considerable decision making and independent judgement in daily activities. Must be able to work well with other departments, time management, attention to detail, quality focus, professionalism, productivity, documentation skills, written communication, data entry management

Preferred Qualifications:

A minimum of three years of experience in a medical records office is preferred. 57 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 32614.44 Midpoint - $ 47299.20

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • SHC Support
  • Medical Records Specialist
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Health Services
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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