Release of Information Specialist I

LOCATION (Georgia) Atlanta, Marietta, Jasper, Lawrenceville
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AR-SA'> Atlanta, Marietta, Jasper, Lawrenceville
As a Release of Information Specialist, you will be responsible for processing all release of information (ROI) specifically medical record requests in a timely and efficient manner ensuring accuracy and providing customers with the highest quality product and customer service. You must at all times safeguard and protect the patient's right to privacy by ensuring that only authorized individuals have access to the patient's medical information and that all releases of information are in compliance with the request, authorization, company policy and HIPAA regulations.
Administrative experience in an office setting; previous release of information, medical records, or other related experience in a healthcare environment is preferred.
Proven customer service experience and/or training.
Ability to effectively use computer software and technology as required by the member facility including Microsoft Word and Excel.
Ability to understand and become knowledgeable of Release of Information standards, policies & procedures ,HIPAA regulations and to complete work in compliance of these and other standards.
Ability to read and comprehend simple, healthcare terminology.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Effective organizational skills a must.
Must be able to multi-task effectively.
Must be at least 18 years of age or older.
High School Diploma (GED) required.
Knowledge, experience and/or training in accurate data entry, office equipment and procedures required.
A minimum of an Associates' Degree in healthcare related discipline desired .
This is a contract position paying an hourly rate of $12.00 with an attractive benefits package, including flight privileges on Delta Air Lines.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required to perform this function. All personal may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.

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