Geisinger Health System Medical Records Clerk in PITTSTON, Pennsylvania

JOB TITLE: Medical Records Clerk

LOCATION: Geisinger HIM Pittston

DEPARTMENT: Health Information Managment

WORK SCHEDULE: Evenings 3:00pm-11:30pm Rotation of Weekends and Holidays

WORK TYPE: Full time

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs duties to support the goals and objective of the hospital in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.

Works under the supervision of the HIM Manager or Director

SPECIFIC POSITION DUTIES:

*1. Assist in death certificate completion (GHS only)

*2. Emergency release of information activities as required (excludes GBH)

COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

Requires ability to read, write, file, communicate and possess keyboard skills

Requires a current Pennsylvania driver’s license

Demonstrates ability to respect the confidentiality of all information concerning patients and hospital affairs by following established hospital and departmental policies and procedures

Demonstrates reliability and punctuality in reporting to work and in performance of job duties

Position requires up to 6 months of on-the-job training to become familiar with all job duties

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

High School graduate or equivalent required

Previous work experience with Microsoft Office software such as Word and Outlook required

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Constant standing, walking, pushing, bending and lifting up to 25 pounds are involved in job duties.

At GHS, GWV and GCMC on-call rotation, weekend and holiday coverage is mandatory.

Travel Required between Campus locations Geisinger Northeast . Valid PA Drivers License required.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org , or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/geisingerhealth , Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/geisingerhealth/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/geisingerhealth .

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.