Medical Records Supervisor (FOH2066cc)
Medical Coder | Bethesda, MD | Full Time
Medical Records Supervisor
Work Location: Bethesda MD
Medical Records Supervisor is responsible for Administering the organization's records management program, including ensuring that the medical records program meets federal, The Joint Commission, and occupational health statutory and regulatory requirements. The Medical Records Manager supports medical records administration program goals by performing work requiring specialized knowledge of the concepts, principles, and practices of medical records administration. The work requires the application of analytical methods to medical records system issues, reviews, and studies. The Medical Records Manager must not only have an understanding and apply basic principles of other sciences such as anatomy and physiology, but the Manager must also have an understanding of statistics, data processing, budgeting, contracting, procurement, personnel, and property management in order to perform the administrative aspects of medical records management.
Bachelor's degree in health information management from a program accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification required.
Must have a minimum of two (2) years of experience working as a medical records manager in a federal agency.
Must possess considerable knowledge of the specialized principles and practices related to medical records management to test and make recommendations for improving the medical records programs.
Must demonstrate a mastery of medical records administration to identify, define, and resolve managerial, administrative, and medical records problems associated with unique, undeveloped, or controversial aspects of medical records management.
Must possess comprehensive knowledge of a range of medical records laws, policies, regulations, and precedents applicable to the administration of a medical records program for an agency. This includes the ability to promote agency program goals, delineate the sequence and timing of key program milestones, and establish methods of evaluating program accomplishments.
Must possess knowledge of the relationships between medical care providing programs and key support functions within a medical organization.