Release of Information Clerk

Employer
Valley Health
Location
Winchester, VA
Posted
Jan 18, 2022
Closes
Jan 26, 2022
Ref
328075651
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
COVID-19 VACCINE INFORMATION: To protect our patients, our workforce and our community, Valley Health is requiring that all newly hired employees and internal transfers (current employees requesting internal transfers) be fully vaccinated. Newly hired Applicants (those not currently employed by Valley Health) who have been offered a position will have to provide documentation of their vaccination status at the time of their Employee Health appointment. For internal transfers, Employee Health will contact you if they have questions around your vaccination status. Valley Health has a process for applicants who have been offered a position to request an exemption or deferral for medical or religious reasons. To search for vaccine locations, visit vaccines.gov. Description Entity: Winchester Medical Center Shift: Day Who We AreValley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region's largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations. We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.What You Will Do:Provides support to physicians, clinical professionals, and HIM staff by assuming responsibility for the release of information functions. Understands laws, guidelines, and polices/procedures related to release of patient information. Deals with public daily, and handles phone, faxes, walk in visitors. Performs other routine duties as assigned.What You Will Bring: EducationHigh school diploma or equivalent required. Successful completion of medical terminology course required within one year of employment.ExperienceComputer experience required. Minimum two years experience in medical office/hospital setting required.QualificationsFamiliarity with basic office equipment required Excellent communication/organizational skills requiredWhat You Will Get: - Competitive salary - Flexible scheduling - Health Insurance - Paid Time Off - Wellness Program - Tuition Assistance - Retirement Plan - Life Insurance *some benefits are subject to change due to job status We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve. We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well. EOE Criminal Background ChecksVA State Police3rd party Background CheckFLSA ClassificationNon-exemptGrade105Physical Demands6 A Customer Service