These experts review healthcare data and aid the delivery of healthcare services. They collect, evaluate, prepare and analyze healthcare data for research purposes, process improvement, utilization management, and mandatory reporting, among others. They implement processes and systems to support accurate and complete medical record documentation. Moreover, they work with the necessary parties to improve standards of care, policies, and procedures, likewise the quality of documentation. Also, they ensure compliance with state and federal laws regarding privacy, security, and record completion.
This role requires at least a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration, health information management, or a related field. Candidates must have a minimum of two years of relevant work experience. You must be conversant with health information system design and database management. You must possess analytical, organization, communication, collaboration, and time management skills. Your salary ranges between $27,000 and $54,000, with an average of $38,210 per year.