Job: Release of Information Specialist - Casual - Full Time - Benefits Eligible

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Posted: 07/10/2017

Job Status: Full Time, Part Time, Contract/Temporary

Job Reference #: 10443

Job Description

Release of Information Specialist

Job Category:
Administrative / Clerical

Department:
Health Information Department

Facility:
Copley Drive - Kearny Mesa

Schedule:
Casual - Full Time - Benefits Eligible

Shift:
Days

Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Req Number:
49313

Job Details:

This is a Casual position with an anticipated assignment length through June 30, 2019.

JOB SUMMARY:

Acts as custodian of records for release of medical records, according to state and federal regulations, as well as hospital department policies and procedures. Responds to and processes all types of releases including Subpoenas and Court Orders within the legal time allotted and/or by hospital policy. May stand up in court on behalf of Rady Children's hospital as the Custodian of Records. Interacts with the customer (parent/patient/physician/risk/other healthcare facility/co-worker/hospital staff, etc.) to achieve positive outcomes.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma, GED, or Foreign equivalent

Two years of experience

Registered Health Info Tech within one year of hire

2 years in a medical office with Release of Information (ROI) background

Knowledge of California laws pertaining to ROI, HIPAA and JCAHO guidelines

Strong computer skills

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:

Associate's Degree in Health Information

RHIT Certification

Bilingual English/Spanish




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