Under the direction of the CFO, supervises the processing of medical information and records, coding and abstracting of medical information, checks medical records, and hires and trains new personnel. Manages department staff and all other functions of the department. Ensures confidentiality of medical information. Exercises independent judgment in the interest of CRH, with the authority to hire, transfer, promote, direct, assign and schedule work, assign and approve overtime, schedule and grant time off, reward, discipline, suspend, discharge, layoff, recall and act on grievances. As HIPAA Privacy Officer, responsible for activities relating to the privacy and access to patient protected health identifiable information.
RHIT or RHIA required.