Job Description

The Director of Health Information Management (HIM) is responsible for the security and integrity of electronic patient data through the management and securing of patient records with the IT assets. The HIM Director will be expected to comply with federal mandates and regulations on patient information. She/he will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the HIM department and acting as the liaison between the hospital senior leadership, department managers, and HIM staff. This individual will also manage the staff and operations of the HIM team.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management, Health Administration, or related field required. Master’s degree preferred but not required. Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) required. Three to five years of experience in healthcare information systems, or related healthcare information field. Three years supervisory experience. Basic Life Support Heartsaver (HS) level to be completed within six (6) months of hire.

F-Time; 40 hrs/wk