Medical Records Clerk - full time
Company: Kindred Healthcare
Posted on: June 7, 2021
Job # 408927 Date posted 05/18/2021
IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a hospital setting where you
are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your
superiors and co-workers as well as the patients you treat.
You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed
by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient
recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want
is Kindred Healthcare.
Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve
dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family
member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!
Kindred Healthcare has an excellent opportunity for a Medical
Records Clerk. You will maintain medical record integrity through
filing, assembling, and retrieving confidential patient records.
Process daily admissions, maintain master patient index, make
folders for new patient records, perform audits and assist
physicians in locating out-of-department records.
- Create "new" patient folder for each patient using patient's
unique hospital number or name, according to established department
protocol; maintain master patient index; assist physicians with
record completion; contact physicians regarding incomplete
- Deliver and retrieve patient records (hard copy or microfilmed)
to emergency room, admission office or medical/surgical nursing
unit; complete out-guide or use electronic device to identify
patient record (MRN), date and name of individual requesting
- Organize and file loose reports or other medical record
documents; copy all medical records as requested; ensure that
appropriate consents, subpoena and other medical record forms are
complete upon request for a copy of medical record; obtain
authorization from administration
- Respond to requests for records from Federal, State or County
courts, hospitals and physicians
- Assist nursing staff and physicians with death
- Assemble condensed portions of inpatient medical records and
maintain them over sixty days in medical record department
- Maintain correspondence log; perform routine clerical
Medical Records Clerk
Medical Records Aide
Medical Records Associate
Requires a High School diploma or equivalent with 1 - 2 years of
experience in the healthcare field preferred.
Must have knowledge of medical terminology and be able to type
at least 30 wpm.
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