Kforce HIM Director in San Antonio, Texas

Kforce is partnered with a dynamic healthcare services organization looking for a strong leader to inspire and motivate a team of HIM associates.Summary:Under the direction of the Regional HIM Director, the HIM "Leader" is responsible for managing, coordinating, and performing the day-to-day operations and workflow of the facility based HIM operations. The ideal candidate assists the Regional HIM Director with the oversight and implementation of facility related HIM Service Center (HSC) operational planning, service level agreements, budgets, workflow processes, and internal controls. The HIM Leader actively participates in the facility based unbilled management process and resolution of issues contributing to unbilled accounts. This person serves as a promoter of the HSC and is the on-site "face" of the HSC.Supervises - Facility HIM Clerk, Facility HIM Coordinator, Facility Birth Certificate Clerk(s) and Facility Tumor Registrar(s) as applicable Implementation duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assists with the Horizon Patient Folder (HPF) and HIM Shared Services pre migration/implementation activities leading up to HSC start-up, including but not limited to: FTE base lining and management, forms management, interface workbook, operational assessment, action planning, productivity monitoring, release of information management, record storage and destruction management, staff education, and HIM operations clean up

  • Participates in communication efforts with HIM personnel, facility departments, facility department and unit leadership, facility leadership, and medical staff, including serving as a key HIM contact for facility implementation activities and project core team meetings

  • Responsible for managing facility based HIM operations and staff including, but not limited to, record pick up and reconciliation, release of information request processing, hardcopy retrieval of medical records, tumor and/or trauma registry

  • Undergraduate degree required, strongly prefer a Health Information Management degree

  • A minimum of one year of HIM department experience is preferred; three or more years is strongly preferred

  • A minimum of one-year of healthcare management experience is strongly preferred

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years