Develops and maintains policies and procedures for patient records that ensure legislative compliance and reflect quality standards. Responds to all requests for release of information from patient records. Responsible for conducting quality improvement audits of patient records, including individualized focused audits, to ensure compliance with policies and procedures Provides consultation and education to managers and staff related to maintenance of patient records quality standards and processes related to release of information as per applicable legislation. Supports the integrity of the patient record by modifying/correcting the patient record in accordance with LHIN policies and procedures, applicable legislation & assignment within the Health Records Specialist role. As a Health Information Management Professional, provides Primary Diagnostic and Surgical Procedure Coding of LHIN patients at admission as well as new or updated diagnoses or procedures at reassessment.
Policies and Procedures
Release of Information
Diagnostic and Procedure Coding
Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis - so apply today!
NOTE: This a unionized role through OPSEU (Ontario Public Services Employees Union) - the starting rate for this role is $30.86/hour (firm) along with a comprehensive benefits package and Pension through HOOPP (Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan).