BWH Health Information Specialist
Description: To support the Health Information Services Department through a variety of clerical, technical and related support services. Special emphasis is on responding to requests for patient information, assisting with preparing for audits and maintenance of the file area. Performs other duties as directed.
Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.
Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.
Start Date: ASAP
Openings: Part Time - 20 hours per week afternoons
Qualifications: Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, be detail-oriented and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of governmental, accrediting and regulatory requirements is preferred. Ability to maintain confidentiality of all patient related information, ability to work independently with little direct supervision. Experience working in a Health Information Services Department is preferred.
Location: Brookline, MA