Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Director of HIM - San Francisco, CA - Relocation Available

UnitedHealth Group

San Francisco, CA
Job Code:
Apply on the Company Site
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Director of HIM - San Francisco, CA - Relocation Available(Job Number:698218)

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages operational and capital budgets within facility-specific guidelines. Prepares written justification for staffing, and software and hardware upgrades for the operations of the department, (i.e. Systems Upgrades for EMR)
  • Plans and organizes services by establishing long and short term goals and objectives. Ability to make presentations to a variety of audiences utilizing PowerPoint software
  • Interprets and implements requirements related to the management of health information by external accreditation and regulatory agencies, i.e. Department of Health, Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Hospitals and Medical Staff Rules and Regulations
  • Implementing monitoring tools and achieving compliance at all times
  • Develops and administers policies, procedures, and programs relative to human resource management (hiring, evaluating, discipline, orientation, training, etc.) in the Health Information Management Department. Consistency set policies and procedures, goals and objectives, including productivity monitoring and reports. Ability to resolve inter and
    intra department issues effectively
  • Acts as a liaison between physicians, administrators, finance, and external agencies for the Health Information Management Department
  • Provides leadership with resolving HIM issues. Plan future growth of the department as it relates to the implementation of
    new systems, i.e. EMR
  • Provides resources in accordance with related business needs to ensure achievement of organizational goals and efficient service to all customers including medical staff, administration, and others as necessary. Meets key performance indicators as identified by Optum360 expectations in the areas of: Discharge Processing; Assembly / Analysis; Transcription; Delinquent Medical Records; DNFB; Adjusted D/C days
  • Plan, organizes, and evaluates medical record systems through coordination with other departments and services in order to provide optimum efficiency and accuracy
  • Oversee performance of contracted services (coding, transcription, copy services, etc.)
  • Develop and maintain statistical and other Informative reports for authorized requestors
  • Attend Hospital Compliance Meetings. Participate and provide leadership in hospital wide Committees: Health Information Management/Forms Committee; Information Steering Committee; Performance Improvement Committee; JCAHO Team; Finance Operations Meeting; Corporate and Local Compliance Committee

Job General Operations Management
Primary Location US-CA-San Francisco
Other Location 
Organization O360 Dignity Health Middle Ops
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
Apply on the Company Site

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers [ View All ]