Medical Records Technician: Full time, benefited position available. This unique role is a new position in our Health Information Management Dept. We are seeking a candidate who has extremely strong attention to detail as this role is responsible for coding emergency room, clinic, outpatient, ambulatory surgery inpatient, Swing and SNF charts using ICD-10-CM, CPT and hospital guidelines; applying knowledge of medical terminology and procedures to evaluate clinical documents; verifying the accuracy of patient medical information and obtaining missing information; as well as evaluating the medical record for missed charges. Our ideal candidate has a RHIT certification, however with coding experience this certificate is not mandatory. We are also seeking a candidate who has a minimum of one year of medical billing experience as well as one year of medical office or hospital clerical experience; knowledge of medical terminology is required. Starting wage range varies from $25-$27/hour depending upon education and experience.
About Mountain Communities Healthcare District
Trinity Hospital is located in Trinity County, a mountainous, forested area that is located between Redding and Eureka. It is nestled in the basin just below the beautiful Trinity Alps and is a historic gold rush town.
Trinity Hospital is owned and operated by Mountain Communities Healthcare
District and has been in existence at its present location in Weaverville since the late 1800’s. During the early years, it was home to approximately five elderly residents and had one or two beds for acute care patients.
Today, Trinity Hospital has 25 acute care beds, 25 skilled nursing beds. The hospital offers a 24 hour emergency room, surgical services, and provides many out patient services including laboratory, diagnostic imaging, physical therapy, home health, and two rural health clinics.
Each month, 35 to 40 patients are admitted for acute care and approximately 20 surgeries and 34 endoscopic procedures are performed. The emergency room is staffed with in house physicians and is very busy, especially during the summer tourist season. The laboratory has state of the art chemistry and hematology analyzers, and provides basic bacteriology, immune hematology and coagulation services. The diagnostic imaging department provides basic x-rays, ultrasound, and CT scan services.
In order to assure quality care the hospital has local and consulting physicians working closely with our entire staff.
The Directors and staff are committed to ensuring the availability of and accessibility to emergency medical care, and primary and preventive health care in a cost effective and fiscally responsible manner to all the people in the communities we serve. At this small, rural facility they offer quality care with a personal touch that you can count on.