Full time; Partial Year Career  Minimum Starting Salary: $23.22 / Hourly
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The Health Information Assistant is an integral position at Student Health Services (SHS), providing vital Medical Records coordination, customer service and administrative support.
Under the direct supervision of the Health Information Systems Administrator, the Health Information Assistant is responsible for the release of health information in accordance with State, Federal, and Student Health and Counseling and Psychological Services guidelines and performs administrative and clerical functions related to management of the electronic medical records. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) is a primary concern and priority for all staff, must be respected, and compliance is required.
The Health Information Assistant is a critical position that processes all health information services in our extremely busy clinic and processes the release and transfer of records to and from outside providers as well as patients who visit in person or call on the phone. This position works closely with lab, radiology, nursing, and health care providers to assist in maintaining timely and accurate records needed by Health Center clinicians.
To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit, they must be submitted on or before the initial review date (IRD) via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site; https://jobs.ucsc.edu. A computer is available at the UC Santa Cruz Staff Human Resources Office located at Scotts Valley Center. The Scotts Valley Center is located at 100 Enterprise Way, Suite E100, Scotts Valley, CA 95066. To learn more or to request disability accommodations, call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service at 800-735-2922. UC Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Internal Number: 1631908
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