• HIS Processor

    Location US-MA-Boston
    Job Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/4/2019 11:02 AM)
    Job ID
    Health Info Svs/Med Records/Coding
    full time
  • Overview

    Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.

    Under regular supervision and following established policies and procedures, locates, retrieves, scans and delivers medical records for patient care, release of medical information, research, audits, or administrative purposes. Requests, receives, and scans medical records from off-site storage facility and DFCI clinics. Scans requested medical record documentation into electronic document management systems.


    • Scan requested medical records for scheduled and STAT appointments according to established time frames.
    • Access patient index, clinic scheduling, chart tracking systems, and manual systems to prep and scan records. Verify patient records numbers as necessary.
    • Provide quality assurance for prepped and scanned documents.
    • Contribute to teamwork and perform other duties as required by the position.
    • Follow established department and Institute policies, procedures, and work rules.
    • Follow established schedules of chemo and loose material pickup at various clinics.
    • Processes charts ordered from offsite facility according to appointment date.
    • Scan In Patient documentation within DFCI 's hospital pods located at Brigham and Womens.


    • 1-2 years of data entry experience
    • 1-2 years experience in a clerical setting preferably in healthcare or a high production environment.
    • High school education preferred.
    • Computer, data entry and proofreading skills.
    • Ability to index and file electronically.
    • Ability to gather and interpret data in situations in which the information or problems are straight forward. 
    • Ability to read, understand and respond to simple written or verbal instructions.
    • Incumbents must respond appropriately to instructions, questions or request for information.
    • Must be able to distinguish colors on color-coded medical record folders.
    • Ability to review the medical record and identify glaring discrepancies with the content and other documentation.

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.


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