Medical Records Technician (DeBarr RTC) - Full Time
Location: ANCHORAGE, AK
North Star Behavioral Health is one of Alaska’s top behavioral health providers, specializing in helping young people with life’s challenges. We have served children and adolescents through our acute care and residential treatment programs in Anchorage since 1984, and we now treat active duty service members and veterans at the Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital.
We are currently searching for Medical Records Technician to join our team. The Medical Records Technician will be responsible for coordinating maintenance of medical record files, providing telephone and reception for the Health Information Services Department, coordinating processing of discharged and active charts, maintain accurate computerized databases, medical transcription and decrypting, processing daily census reports, and other duties assigned to assist in the efficient functioning of the department.
High School Diploma or GED required, Associates degree or higher preferred. Coder and/or Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification is preferred.
One year experience in a medical office setting is preferred. This person must have the ability to work in a confidential manner and observe all rules of confidentiality. The ability to communicate professionally both in person and on the telephone is essential. The ideal candidate must have experience with computers and be able to type 55 wpm.