The Director of Health Information Management (HIM) Operations provides leadership, oversight, and direction, for HIM operations for CHRISTUS Health. The HIM Operations Director works collaboratively with system Revenue Cycle, the facility Health Information departments, Patient Access Teams, Patient Financial Services, Shared Services, Case Management, Physicians, hospital leadership and management. The Director is responsible for supporting adherence to CHRISTUS standards and directives and other regulatory requirements including Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) the Joint Commission, and HIPAA standards related to HIM operations. This position is responsible for ensuring that the HIM operations are standardized, meet regulatory requirements, and meet or exceed established performance and accuracy standards and goals for the System. This position is expected to maintain effective professional relationships as appropriate to instruct, share ideas, and implement actions related to HIM functions and improvements. The ability to communicate effectively with all types of people at all levels is critical. This position also acts as a resource to provide education, consultation, and implementation of revenue cycle enhanced processes related to HIM and Revenue Cycle functions. The Director of HIM Operations reports directly to the System Director of HIM and Coding.
8AM – 5PM
Director Health Information Management Operations
CHRISTUS System Office
Occasional Overnight Travel Up To 20 Percent
CHRISTUS Corp Irving Offices 919 and 909 Buildings