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Lexington Medical Center Physician Jobs

Administration & Executive Job In West Columbia, South Carolina

Health Information Associate

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Company: Lexington Medical Center Profession/Specialty: Administration & Executive Location: West Columbia, South Carolina 29169 Type of Facility: Hospital
Job Description

Health Information Management 
Full Time - 40 Hours
Regular 
PM Shift 
12 noon - 8:30pm (Flexible)


Rated as one of the Top 25 Best Hospitals to Work for in the U.S., the heart of LMC is our 557-bed modern state-of-the-art facility. Winning the prestigious, "Summit Award" from Press Ganey for outstanding patient satisfaction, "Consumer Choice Award" from the National Research Corporation, all contributing to our reputation for giving our patients the highest quality care.  Lexington Medical Center was voted one of South Carolina’s “Best Places to Work” for 2019!

We are located in heart of the Midlands, right outside of Columbia, SC, and one of the most successful integrated healthcare systems in the Southeast. As the third largest employer in the Midlands, we invite you to be a part of our ongoing success and join our LMC Family.

Job Summary

Under general supervision, performs varied Health Information Management clerical and related administrative functions. Assists physicians and other care providers in the completion of medical record documentation. Provides answers and guidance to patients, hospital staff, law firms, insurance companies, etc. regarding requests for health information and  appropriate access to medical records.  Maintains patient confidentiality and security of restricted patient information. Utilizes the electronic health record to perform most job functions.

Minimum Qualifications

•Minimum Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent.
•Minimum Years of Experience: None
•Substitutable Education & Experience:  None
•Required Certifications/Licensure:  None
•Required Training:  Demonstrated computer skills and performs accurate data entry;
Experience in working with medical information.

Essential Functions

  • Professionally answer incoming calls and respond to questions regarding health information and appropriate access to medical records.
  • Pick up charts from all appropriate units and departments.
  • Scan patient records into document imaging system.  Conduct review activities to ensure high quality scanning and re-scanning documents when required.
  • Electronically index scanned information and process batch scanning to the appropriate categories in each patient’s account.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist physicians and other care providers, as needed, with “how to” questions and inquiries as it relates to the EHR system.
  • Appropriately process paper-based records for archiving.
  • Pull archived medical records for internal and external audits.
  • Participate in quality improvement initiatives, when requested.
  • Assist with special projects and other duties, as requested/required.
  • Assist with the training of students and new employees.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

We are committed to offering quality, cost-effective benefits choices for our employees and their families:

  • Day ONE medical, dental and life insurance benefits 
  • Health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Employees are eligible for enrollment into the 403(b) match plan day one.  LHI matches dollar for dollar up to 6%.
  • Employer paid life insurance – equal to 1x salary
  • Employee may elect supplemental life insurance with low cost premiums up to 3x salary 
  • Adoption assistance
  • LHI provides its full-time employees employer paid short-term disability and long-term disability coverage after 90 days of eligible employment
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan forgiveness

Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of LMC to provide equal opportunity of employment for all individuals, and to remain compliant with applicable state and federal laws and regulations. LMC strives to provide a discrimination-free environment, and to recruit, select, on-board, and employ all employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including but not limited to, lactation. LMC endeavors to upgrade and promote employees from within the hospital where possible and consistent with the employee’s desires and abilities and the hospital’s needs.
 

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About Lexington Medical Center

Rated as one of the Top 25 Best Hospitals to Work for in the U.S., the heart of LMC is our 557-bed modern state-of-the-art facility. Winning the prestigious, "Summit Award" from Press Ganey for outstanding patient satisfaction, "Consumer Choice Award" from the National Research Corporation, all contributing to our reputation for giving our patients the highest quality care.  Lexington Medical Center was voted one of South Carolina’s “Best Places to Work” for 2019!

We are located in heart of the Midlands, right outside of Columbia, SC, and one of the most successful integrated healthcare systems in the Southeast. As the third largest employer in the Midlands, we invite you to be a part of our ongoing success and join our LMC Family.

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