UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Take advantage of this opportunity to join UT Southwestern Medical Center – one of the world’s foremost research institutions with a reputation for life-changing research. We currently have an opening for a Health System Assistant Director HIM in our Health Information Management department at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
The Assistant Director Health Information Management (HIM) assists the Director to develop, implement, and assess long-range and short-term goals; conducts studies, and analyzes reports and makes recommendations concerning staffing, organization, budget and workflow.
The Assistant Director assists leading the HIM operations staff, a team of 87, to ensure productivity standards, quality standards, and data quality are maintained. Together with the HIM leadership, the Assistant Director assures medical records are efficiently and accurately maintained – in addition to providing analysis and management of the content of the medical record to ensure appropriate documentation for two hospitals and inpatient and outpatient clinics. Provides assistance to assure orientation and training programs are in place while ensuring ongoing competence of staff is documented. The Assistant Director also helps assist with compliance of regulatory standards to include The Joint Commission (TJC) standards, State standards, and Medicare Conditions of Participation. Provide assistance to assure management of various resources to maintain maximum efficiency and meet performance objectives. Additional responsibilities as assigned.
- Bachelor’s degree in related field. Master’s degree preferred.
- 7-9 years’ progressively responsible related HIM and supervisory experience.
- RHIA certification.
- Experience in physician practices, hospital and/or academic hospital/health system is desirable.
- An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
- Experience in a HIMSS stage 7 environment is a plus.
- Experience in Epic and OnBase is preferable.
To learn more and apply online, please visit: http://jobs.utsouthwestern.edu/ahima
About UT Southwestern Medical Center:
UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top academic medical centers with more active Nobel Prize winners than any other medical school in the world. As a premier educational, clinical and research institution, UT Southwestern is home to more than 2,000 distinguished scientists, physicians and allied health professionals. Our University Hospital has achieved Magnet Recognition® by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), joining only 7% of hospitals in the United States.
UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Instructions for Resume Submission:
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