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HIM Specialist 1

Publish Date:  Oct 19, 2020

Illinois - Aurora, IL, US

Company:  Atos

Atos SE (Societas Europaea) is a leader in digital services with pro forma annual revenue of circa € 12 billion and circa 100,000 employees in 72 countries. Serving a global client base, the Group provides Consulting & Systems Integration services, Managed Services & BPO, Cloud operations, Big Data & Cyber-security solutions, as well as transactional services through Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, the Group works with clients across different business sectors: Defense, Financial Services, Health, Manufacturing, Media, Utilities, Public sector, Retail, Telecommunications, and Transportation.

Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. The Group is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Games and is listed on the Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting, Atos Worldgrid, Bull, Canopy, Unify and Worldline.

Position Title: 

Health Information Management Specialist



Aurora, IL



Day shift (8am-4:30pm) with potential weekends required


Core Responsibilities:

  • Collect, tracks and reconciles patient medical record information obtained from nursing units/depts once patient is discharged.
  • Utilizing facility guidelines preps/assembles and scans/files records for document storage and/or imaging. Facilitates data integrity of all medical record documents necessary to complete upload to document imaging system by performing quantity and quality checks on scanned and indexed medical record information as part of Quality Control (QC)and validation process.
  • Works in the EMR system by way of reports and/or work queues to support record completion, coding, release of information and overall management and maintenance of the legal health record.
  • Serves as an information resource by responding to requests for general and medical record information received via phone, e-mail, fax, or in person. Retrieves records for patient care, studies, committees, and other requests and works with other departments (i.e., Registration, Patient Accounts) as needed to problem-solve accounts.
  • Reviews and identifies duplicate medical record numbers ensuring each patient and number is unique and correct to safeguard the integrity of the Master Patient Index thereby providing an accurate database for all applicable systems.
  • Other duties as required by shift assignment.



Minimum Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to learn medical terminology
  • Possess the analytical skills necessary to review and assess documentation deficiencies in medical record information.
  • Ability to maintain production and quality standards as set forth by HIM Department policy and/or standard operation procedures. 
  • Ability to read and speak fluent English and understand filing systems in a medical record environment.
  • Interpersonal skills to interact with coworkers, other hospital department personnel and the public.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Health Information Management Associates Degree preferred
  • Fully competent professional that can apply a broad knowledge of concepts necessary for the position.
  • Ability to focus on details, accurately perform job duties, and meet quality/production expectations.
  • Ability to navigate and utilize basic computer software applications and the ability to multitask in a fast paced ever changing health care services environment.
  • Prefer minimum of one-year medical records or medical billing experience, preferably experience with Electronic Medical Records.
  • Ability to perform basic clerical duties that include operating standard office equipment including computer, fax machine, photocopier, microfiche, telephone, etc.
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange accurate information with internal and/or external customers on a frequent basis.
  • Organizational skills necessary to manage medical record content within an EMR or paper medical record and perform accurate and timely release of records following appropriate policy and guidelines.
  • Ability to complete record processing function requiring detailed review of key components of a medical record and supporting documentation.
  • Analytical skills necessary to review and assess record deficiencies in medical information.
  • Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment.



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Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago