Medical Records Technician (Senior) - (Extra Help)

  • Solano County, CA
  • Fairfield, California
  • Oct 31, 2021
Full Time Clerical and Administrative Support Records Management
  • Salary: $25.70 - $31.55/hour; $53,457.78 - $65,632.90/year USD

Job Description

The Position

The Medical Records Technician (Senior) participates in and provides lead direction over staff performing clerical work in maintaining medical chart files; receives, prepares and processes the release of medical information and subpoena processes, and maintains records in compliance with regulatory requirements.

The Medical Records Technician (Senior) position is characterized by the responsibility to perform work requiring the application of technical knowledge related to the management of health care records.The employee ensures adherence to established policies, procedures, laws and regulations and to proper maintenance and storage methods. The employee works with independence in coordinating medical records activities in accordance with established policies and guidelines and has some latitude in decision making to apply broader aspects of established practices and procedures.

Extra-help employees do not have rights to a regular position or continued employment and are excluded from civil service. The hours worked may be part-time or full-time, but hours cannot exceed more than 999 hours in a fiscal year.

Note: All CalPERS retirees applying for Extra Help positions must meet CalPERS post retirement employment requirements. Work must be performed for a limited duration and retiree annuitant may not work more than 960 hours per fiscal year.


Experience:Two (2) years of work experience in which medical records management was a primary responsibility; experience providing technical and or functional assistance to less experienced staff is desirable.

Education/Training: High school diploma or GED; current certification with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), previously,Accredited Records Technician (ART) is desirable.

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