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Job Title:
Specialist, Health Information

Posted Date:
9/23/2019
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Health Records

Job Description

Job Posting #:0000190830
Union: NON UNION
Position: HEALTH INFORMATION SPECIALIST
Department: HEALTH INFORMATION SERVICES
Status: REGULAR FULL TIME

Internal employees must apply by midnight on September 30, 2019.

Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) is a visionary community hospital demonstrating commitment to strong, successful relationships between its patients, their families and its health care teams. You will have the opportunity to join JBH as it embraces a new vision, a new Strategic Plan, and continues with the largest capital redevelopment in its history. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence; to our patients, families and each other.

JBH is currently recruiting for a Health Information Specialist to join our team.

The HIS will ensure the efficient collection of health information for CIHI, the provincial Ministry of Health, and the Hospital. Computer competent, you will utilize CIHI standards and guidelines to code/abstract data for inpatient (DAD) encounters (emergency and/or day surgery coding may be added depending on level of experience). A graduate of an accredited Health Information Management Program, you are certified by the Canadian Health Information Management Association. Experience in coding using ICD10 and computerized abstracting with MED2020 is preferred. Upon completion of training this position will work remotely.

QUALIFICATIONS:
-Graduate of an accredited Health Information Management Program.
-Certification with the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA), in good standing, is required.
-A minimum of 2 years recent coding/abstracting experience required.
-Proficiency with electronic abstracting and computer applications (Word and Excel).
-Experience with Meditech and Med2020 (Winrecs) would be an asset.
-Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
-Strong organizational skills, with demonstrated ability to prioritize in a fast paced environment
-Demonstrated reliable attendance, punctuality, availability and performance required

EXPECTATIONS:
Employees are expected to demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence; to our patients, families and each other; attend work regularly because regular attendance is critical to maintaining this level of excellence.

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested internal employees are encouraged to visit eRecruit on the Intranet under "My Employment", click on "Employment Opportunities" and follow the necessary steps to apply for this position by the deadline. If you have not yet registered an account please do so first; you will need your employee ID#.

Joseph Brant Hospital (JBH) is a visionary community hospital, demonstrating commitment to strong successful relationships between its patients, their families and its health care teams. You will have the chance to join JBH as it embraces the possibilities of a new vision, a new Strategic Plan, and begins the largest capital redevelopment in its history. We are seeking candidates who demonstrate our values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence; to our patients, families and each other.

Joseph Brant Hospital is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act ('AODA'). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please notify Human Resources at 905-632-3737 ext. 4129.