Texas Health Resources HIM HEALTHCARE INFORMATICIST in Arlington, Texas


Monday- Friday 8a-5p

Minimum Education required: Bachelor's degree in health information management, healthcare administration, computer science, information technology, statistics, mathematics

Minimum Experience required: 3 years working with healthcare data

Licensure/certification required: RHIA Required

Skills required : Exceptionally strong analytic abilities, with a proven track record; extensive experience in MS Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel and other statistical packages; basic knowledge of ICD 9 and 10 coding systems for reporting purposes; ability to interpret healthcare data and develop recommendations on findings; knowledgeable in compiling statistical data; understanding of interoperability of HIM technology and workflows; understands clinical workflow in electronic medical record environment. In depth understanding of medical record documentation requirements; ability to interpert and apply CMS, TJC and other regulatory requirements; ability to develop and implement organizational policies and procedures; demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills; ability to prioritize workflow to meet deadlines; ability to handle multiple projects.

Duties: Human Resources

  1. Direct, manage and leverage employee expertise to accomplish goals enterprise-wide.

  2. Monitor employee performance, provide regular feedback and intercede promptly to address performance issues.

  3. Recruit, train, develop and retain qualified staff.

  4. Coach and mentor subordinate employees in order to improve performance and expand responsibilities.

  5. Assit employees in building relationships and supporting accurate data and reporting.

  6. Create and foster an environment that supports THR's mission, vision and values.

  7. Promote a professional image in demeanor, appearance, attitude and behaviors.

Regulatory Requirements:

  1. Keeps abreast of regulatory changes as they relate to medical record documentation requirements.

  2. Understand, intrepert, educate and communicate changes to stakeholders as they relate HIMS policies and procedures.

  3. Ensure HIPAA Security and compliance by managing the data requirements and reporting needs.

Continually conducts industry environmental scans to identify changes, threats and opportunities.

Entity Information

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.

Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.

At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.