Job Title:MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNICIAN (OFFICE AUTOMATION)
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Indian Health Service
Job Announcement Number:IHS-13-WR-922140-ESEP/MP
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|$27,990.00 to $40,706.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, July 23, 2013 to Monday, August 12, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Toppenish, WA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Candidates eligible under Indian Preference appointing authority; All Federal employees serving on a career or career-conditional appointment; Reinstatement eligible; Veterans Preference including Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA); Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible; Schedule A, and/or PHS Commissioned Corps Personnel|
The Indian Health Service (IHS) is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN). The IHS goal is to raise Indian health status to the highest possible level. IHS provides leadership and direction to programs and activities designed to improve health outcomes to over 1.9 million AI/AN through a system of IHS, Tribal and Urban operated facilities and programs.
For information on the IHS visit IHS.GOV
The IHS is required by law to give absolute preference to qualified applicants who meet the Secretary of the Interior's definition of Indian for appointment to vacancies within the IHS in accordance with established IHS policy as outlined in the Indian Health Manual Part 7, Chapter 3. The IHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The purpose of this position is to respond to inquiries from patients, their authorized representative, and other third parties, to review medical documentation for completeness, and to file medical records from an outpatient clinic. The position is located in the service unit's Health Information Management (HIM) department and reports to the HIM Supervisor.
See http://www.ihs.gov/jobsatihs/ for more details.
- The selected applicant will be subject to a pre-employment background
- investigation, which will include a fingerprint check.
- If applicable-Selective Service registration (Males born after 12/31/59)
- U.S. Citizenship is required
- Typing proficiency of 40 wpm