Peak Vista Medical Records Technician in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Title:Medical Records Technician

ID:5232

Locations:2828 International Cir, Suite 160

Category:Administrative / Clerical / Skill Trades

Description

Taking Health Care to New Heights

Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a non-profit healthcare organization whose mission is to provide exceptional healthcare to people facing access barriers. We provide primary care services (medical, dental and behavioral healthcare) through 26 outpatient health centers in El Paso, Teller, Elbert, Lincoln, Adams, Arapahoe and Kit Carson counties. We deliver care with our strong “Hospitality” culture. Our organization has over 800 employees and serves over 90,000 patients in the Pikes Peak and East Central Plains region. Peak Vista is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).

Job Summary (Essential Function

Primary duty will be scanning records and other pertinent information.

Provides medical records and other pertinent information to our internal and external customers as authorized and as needed. Process records for appointments, messages, lab reports and dictations in a timely and efficient manner. Follows release of information guidelines according to policy and HIPAA guidelines. Maintains control of medical records through established policies. Assists the medical records and referrals manager with administrative functions and other duties as required. Performs other duties as assigned.

Supervision Received: Medical Records Manager

Supervision Exercised: N/A

Qualifications

Education: High School graduate, GED or equivalent in work experience required. Completion of courses relating to medical records is desirable.

Work Experience: Minimum of 3 years experience in medical record field preferred.

Cognitive Skills (Language, Math, Reasoning Ability): High language, reasoning and critical thinking abilities required.

Computer Skills: Basic computer and keyboarding skills required. Familiarity with EPM is a plus.

Other Skills: Spanish as a second language and/or American Sign Language (ALS) is a plus.

Certificates & Licenses: N/A

Physical Demands

Frequent standing and walking, occasional long periods of sitting, moderate bending, moderate energy requirements, and frequent fine motor skills. Looking at computer screen continuously for long periods of time, hearing within normal range. Must be able to lift 20 pounds.

*Successful candidates will complete pre-employment screening; which includes, but is not limited to a Criminal Background check. Peak Vista Community Health Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.