Release Of Information SpecialistApply Now Department Health Information Management (HIM) Schedule Temporary, with benefits Shift Days Hours 40 hours (8am - 4:30 pm)
This is a temporary position with benefits for approximately 3 months.
Statement of Purpose:
Under the supervision of the Operations Supervisor and at the direction of the Director of Health Information Management, the Release of Information Specialist responds to requests for medical information from courts, attorneys, industrial commissions, insurance companies, etc. to ensure that requests are processed in accordance with hospital, departmental and state and federal regulations in a timely manner. Ensures that interests of patient, hospital and healthcare providers are protected. Coordinates MassPro , Blue Cross, Champus, Coastal Zone and other audits when needed.
Education: High School Graduate or equivalent. Read, write and speak English. Correspondence training preferred.
Certification / License: RRA, ART, CCS preferred Paralegal certification preferred
RRA, ART, CCS preferred Paralegal certification preferred
Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience in release of information and/or paralegal work
Experience with releasing records and HIPAA preferred but will train if necessary.
Minimum of 1 year experience in release of information and/or paralegal work