All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored.
As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region.
HMC Radiology has an outstanding opportunity for a full time, evening shift (Monday to Friday- 3pm to 11:30pm), HEALTH INFORMATION LEAD.
Resolve problems that arise daily within the unit during assigned shift. Validate and check the work of others for accuracy and productivity.
Assign, train, and represent supervisor as needed.
Requisition minor supplies and maintain records.
Carry pager during working hours for emergency purposes, as needed.
Coordinate coverage for shift assigned about staffing involving call-in sick and emergency vacation. Assume duties of others as needed.
Perform Health Information Tech, Office Assistant, and Patient Services Representative duties and responsibilities.
Prints requested films/exams, following proper PACS procedures.
Assist in helping define and interpret applicable rules, procedures, and regulations for employee and clients; resolve problems between department staff and clients, both internal and external to the medical center.
Aid in the development and implementation of policies and procedures, work methods, performance standards, in-service training, and schedules to be followed by the shift; establish job priorities and coordinate work flow for the shift.
Assist in interviewing, checking references, and selecting staff; assist in evaluating staff performance and participate in recommending training opportunities; identify performance deficiencies; and participate in recommending disciplinary action.
Schedule work within the program area and communicate assignments to staff.
Participate in the preparation of departmental operation summaries and statistics.
Assure maintenance of confidentiality and appropriate control in the release of information.
Maintain a variety of statistical materials for the program.
Perform other duties as directed.
Competitive candidates will have previous experience in Radiology Records.
High School graduation or equivalent and two years of Lead experience in the program specialty;
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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