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Job Title: Medical Records Clerk

Company: Bon Secours Charity Medical Group

City/State: Goshen, NY

Category: Clerical/Administrative Support

Department: Goshen Medical Assoc

Position: Full Time

Hours: 80

Shift: Days

Req #: 3507

Job Details:

The Medical Records Clerk is responsible for supporting licensed practitioners in the provision of high quality medical care to all patients.This position is accountable for efficient patient records and responsible for non-clinical office functions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists patients in completion of necessary intake documents and requisite questionnaires.
  • Checks patients ID and maintains sign out paperwork for medical record pick-ups.
  • Maintains information within the EMR system (Epic).
  • Performs customer service duties at the front desk and assists staff with patient issues as needed.
  • Scans lab reports, consultations, office notes, messages, etc. into appropriate charts on an ongoing basis.
  • Prints chart information as needed for the licensed practitioner to review.
  • Obtains records and results for new patients.
  • Gathers incoming electronic faxes and routes incoming medical records to the appropriate chart and inbox.
  • Obtains authorizations from insurance carriers for medications and procedures as needed.
  • Forwards clinical information records to other physician offices or other parties as per protocol.
  • Handles high volume of calls and voicemails for all medical record needs or questions.
  • Works closely with the hospitals, other offices and insurance companies to ensure all medical record needs are met.
  • Performs all functions necessary for the successful implementation of the NYS immunization transmissions.
  • Follows all the HIPPA rules for giving and receiving patient information.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:

    1-3 years medical office experience and comprehensive knowledge/training of HIPAA Laws.

    EDUCATION:

    High School Graduate; College Degree preferred.

    OTHER:

    If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.

About Us:

Bon Secours Charity Medical Group

Bon Secours Charity Medical Group, part of Bon Secours Charity Health Systems (BSCHS), a regional network of more than 120 primary care physicians and specialists from a broad array of medical specialties. BSCHS, a member of WMCHealth Network, includes Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, NY, Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis, NY and St. Anthony Community Hospital in Warwick, NY.