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HIM Director

Job number:

060222.4

Category:

Management

Facility:

Bitterroot Health

Department:

Health Information Management

Status:

FT

Schedule:

FT

Shift:

40 hrs/wk

Description:

HIM Director opportunity in beautiful Hamilton, Montana!!

Bitterroot's 2022 Best

BITTERROOT HEALTH VOTED "BITTERROOT'S BEST EMPLOYER"

Bitterroot Health is seeking candidates to fill a Director position in our Health Information Management (HIM) department. The HIM Director is responsible for organizational and administrative operation of the Health Information Management Department, including coding, transcription and maintenance of patient health records. Oversight responsibility for operational aspects of the department. Serves as a resource for physicians and clinicians regarding medical record content and legal and regulatory requirements. Assures the availability, privacy and security of the health record at all times. This position is salaried/exempt as defined under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education: Associates Degree in HIM field required, Bachelor's preferred.
  • Licensures, Certifications, Registrations: HIM certification required (RHIA or RHIT)
  • Job Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Management skills, understanding of state and federal regulations for coding, release of information and document management, good oral and written communication skills
  • Experience: 2 years prior management experience in the health care field.

About our Community: Hamilton is located in southwestern Montana in the heart of the Bitterroot Valley, which lies between the Bitterroot Mountain Range and the Sapphire Mountains. Hamilton is the largest town and the county seat of Ravalli County with a population of about 45,000 people in the county. Hamilton is the perfect place to raise a family in a small-town atmosphere that still provides the amenities of a larger town. The Bitterroot Valley is perfect for individuals who enjoy hunting, fishing, hiking, skiing, golfing and snowmobiling. Montana is appropriately referred to as "The Treasure State" and Hamilton is one of Montana's finest treasures.

Bitterroot Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted:

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Closing:

Open until filled

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