*Must have 2 years of Health Information Management (HIM) experience in a hospital or medical setting**
The Release of Information Specialist processes all release of health information/medical records requests in a timely and efficient manner ensuring accuracy and providing customers with the highest quality product and customer service. Coordinates medical record reviews, properly assists requestors with access to patient health information (PHI). Utilizes various computer systems and technology to log, track, and process requests. Monitors various system reports related to release of information (ROI). Responds to requests for health information by performing duties in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies, state and federal laws as they pertain to patient confidentiality and HIPAA. Processes incoming and outgoing mail, faxes and emails on a daily basis. Receives and responds to calls to the department and routes them appropriately when necessary.
All employees are responsible for extending the mission and values of Baltimore Washington Medical Center by dedicating oneself to providing the highest quality healthcare services to the communities we serve.
Reports to Record Management Supervisor
Education and Experience