Position Title: Health Information Manager/Privacy Officer
Department: Health Information Management
Reports To: Chief Executive Officer
Supervises: HIM Technician
Position Summary: Assures that medical records and related health information are collected, analyzed, and maintained as secure and in the best interest of the patient and the hospital. Plans, directs, organizes, actuates, and controls the activities of the HIM department; supervises and plans the process improvement activities of the medical record. Responsible for oversight of policies and procedures covering the privacy of, and access to, patient health information in compliance with federal and state laws and the healthcare organization's information privacy practices.