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SUPERVISOR, HEALTH INFORMATION PROCESSING

Apply Now Job ID 1173102 Date posted 10/22/2018
Job title :SUPERVISOR, HEALTH INFORMATION PROCESSING
Community :KAMLOOPS
Facility :ROYAL INLAND HOSPITAL
Status :PERMANENT FULL TIME
Position Summary

Interior Health is hiring a permanent full time CHIMA certified Supervisor for Health Information Processing at Royal Inland Hospital in beautiful Kamloops, BC.

This position is responsible for the direction, supervision, coordination, evaluation, planning and monitoring of the Health Information Processing Section in accordance with Interior Health HIM’s goals and directions. The Section Head, Health Information Processing, acts as an expert resource to the clerical section leading a staff of 13 through orientation, scheduling, performance management and QA on the charts.

We are seeking applicants who have a good knowledge of the flow of a health records department to ensure the charts are moved where they belong and all departments receive their paperwork on time.

Ideal candidates will have strong leadership and team building capabilities. This position requires the successful candidate to be fluid and responsive to change in a busy environment.

Royal Inland Hospital is one of two tertiary sites for Interior Health. It has an operating capacity of 217 acute beds and offers high-level, specialty medical care including core physician specialties, 24 emergency and trauma services, ambulatory and outpatient clinics, and diagnostic services.

Days of work are Monday to Friday (07:00 to 15:00 and 09:00 to 17:00 hours) with weekends and statutory holidays off.

This position is eligible for our comprehensive benefits plan that includes coverage for basic Medical Services, Dental Services, and Extended Health including Massage Therapist, Chiropractor, and Physiotherapist services, plus Life Insurance. In addition, a comprehensive Pension Plan is included for all permanent employees.

Community Profile: Kamloops is famous for its hospitality, offering visitors all the amenities of a big city - first class accommodation and dining, a lively arts scene, modern shops, a full range of businesses and wonderful parks and recreation facilities. The landscape is characterized by rivers, mountains, lakes and grasslands which offer unsurpassed opportunities for year-round outdoor adventure, enough to keep even the most avid outdoor enthusiast busy. Blue skies, endless sunshine, deep powder snow, one thousand lakes and spectacular landscapes make the Kamloops region the natural place to visit and experience unparalleled adventure opportunities.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.


Qualifications

Graduation from a recognized program for Health Information Practitioners.

Three years recent related experience including one year in a supervisory capacity or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Certified by the Canadian College of Health Information Management as a certificant, and eligible for active membership with the Canadian Health Information Management Association.
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Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships. At Interior Health, Every Person Matters.

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