Ascension Health Assistant HIM/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days in Binghamton, New York

Job ID: 244878

Assistant HIM/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days

Binghamton, New York


Additional Job Information

Title: Assistant HIM

City, State: Binghamton, NY

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp

Department: Health Info Mgmt Operations

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly

8 AM - 4:30 PM Monday - Friday; Every 5th week, 7 AM - 3:30 PM

Marketing Statement

Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Assistant HIM performs clerical/technical duties associated with medical records processes and procedures.


  • In this position, you will receive, analyze, process and file health information. You will be responsible for complete, timely and accurate work for each record processed.

  • Audit accuracy of electronic and manual entry, and facilitates resolution of any discrepancies.

  • Maintain a smooth operational flow by assisting with general clerical duties.

  • You may from time-to-time process requests for release of information according to regulatory requirements.


Education & Work Experience:

  • Technical School

  • Work requires the ability to read, write and interpret medical information as documented in medical records.

  • Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and patient record keeping as normally obtained in a two (2) year Health Information Program.

  • Experience in Medical Records preferred but not required.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.

To apply later, return to the Employment page at . Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905

• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.