Medical Data Specialist
The Medical Records Specialist serves the Centers clients and staff by being the keeper of the electronic medical record. Duties of the position include receiving, scanning, filing electronically and requesting records from other providers, and responding to requests from clients and other providers of our service information. Privacy and confidentiality is important for medical records, so the MR Specialist must be attentive to detail, able to use copiers and computers well, and communicate effectively with others regarding what is needed to access records.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have a minimum of one (1) year full-time paid experience in clerical work, preferably in medical records; strong knowledge of grammar, punctuation, spelling, and the ability to operate basic Microsoft Office, i.e. Word & Excel; strong computer skills, knowledge of the Xerox copier and scanning, the individual must be able to operate a computer in order to accurately enter data and scan into a database, search for information, send and receive email and attachments. Have the ability to interpret/follow verbal and written instructions; and other office equipment preferred. Must have a valid Texas Driver’s License and be an insurable driver.