Casa de la Luz Hospice

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Medical Records Specialist

Medical Records Specialist

Job ID 
2018-1221
Category 
Administrative/Clerical
Type 
Regular Part-Time
Location 
US-AZ-Tucson
Shift (Days/Hours) 
Wed-Fri, 8am-5pm

More information about this job

Overview

 

 

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Are you looking for more than just a job? Then look to Casa de la Luz Hospice.

Come grow with us! 

 

Casa de la Luz is accepting applications for a Part-Time Medical Records Specialist

Position is Wednesday-Friday, 8am-5pm and includes PTO benefits and 401(k)!

 

About Casa de la Luz Hospice:

 

Lynette Jaramillo and Agnes C. Poore formed Casa de la Luz Hospice, LLC, in 1998 to provide sensitivity, care and support for patients and their loved ones in the final phase of life. They wanted to reach far beyond the usual and customary hospice service in Tucson. They built a team of individuals who are committed to guiding patients and their loved ones through the end of life journey with knowledge, compassion, and the highest ethical standards. Casa de la Luz's mission and core values are in the heart of each of its employees. In order to continuously fulfill our mission we seek to recruit caring and compassionate individuals.

 

By joining the Casa de la Luz family you will have the opportunity to make a great contribution to the hospice community, and you will find your employment at Casa de la Luz Hospice to be a rewarding experience. Lynette and Agnes continue to lead the company's mission with a hands-on approach to the company's daily operations. Casa de la Luz Hospice has established an outstanding reputation for compassionate and superior care. Credit for this reputation goes to each individual in the organization. Casa has also been voted as Tucson's Best Place to Work on more than one occasion due to our committment to our employees. Today, Casa de la Luz Hospice is the largest and one of the most trusted and respected hospices in Southern Arizona. We seek unique talent and energies to contribute to our culture of superior care.

Responsibilities

The Medical Records Specialist reports to the Medical Records Supervisor and is responsible for collaborating and assisting with the work flow and tasks assigned to medical records staff.  The medical records specialist assists with the compilation and maintenance of medical records of hospice patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system.OR, any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Hours are Wednesday-Friday, 8am-5pm. 

Qualifications

  1. High school diploma or equivalent, medical records certification preferred.
  2. At least two years experience in health care medical records.
  3. Knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations regarding patient records.
  4. Must have strong organizational skills, as well as focused attention to detail.
  5. Demonstrates excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
  6. Demonstrates autonomy, flexibility and cooperation in performing job responsibilities.
  7. Proficient computer skills including keyboarding, Microsoft office applications and ability to learn new software programs.