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Director - Health Information - FT - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 11085

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Updated: August 12, 2018
Job Family: Executive

Job Description & Salary Range

 

UC Title:                                     Director

Position Number:                      10003813

Reports to:                                 Dir, Patient Financial Svcs

Working Title:                            Director

Cost Center:                              Health Information (8701)

Bargaining Unit:                        None

FLSA:                                          Exempt

Job Code:                                   0245

Date Created:                             09/13/2012

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00

 

Position Summary: 

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Director of Health Information Management is responsible for the overall management of the HIM department, including medical record storage and retrieval, coding, abstracting and DRG assignment, transcription, record completion, release of information, and performance improvement, supporting a 400-bed inpatient tertiary care facility and outpatient clinics.   Duties include directing departmental operations through subordinate managers, strategic planning of departmental services, and controlling departmental resources in support of Medical Center operations, goals and objectives.  Manages a staff of approximately 75 FTE.

 

 

Required Qualifications:

Computer familiarity using MS Office and Outlook

Demonstrated ability to develop and implement programs and services

RHIA credentials with the proven ability to successfully manage health information management functions in a tertiary care, teaching environment

Results oriented attitude with excellent budgeting and financial skills

Thorough knowledge of state and federal statutes and regulations governing the management of health information

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working in a UC and/or union environment

Knowledge of the Orange County healthcare market

RHIT credentials with the proven ability to successfully manage health information management functions in a tertiary care, teaching environment

 

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

 
 
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101 The City Drive
Orange , CA , United States
92868
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