Ethics & Compliance Officer (ECO), FT
Location:
Thornton , Colorado
Posted:
December 11, 2017
Reference:
03192-66954
At North Suburban Medical Center, you'll find that caring extends to both our patients & our people. Are you looking for an employer with many different career options & a people-focused culture? You've come to the right place. We are committed to each other because when we join together, our patients are cared for in the safest & most compassionate way. We're proud of our focus on quality & patient safety. We were named the first hospital in Colorado to receive Joint Commission's Sepsis Certification. This is one of many distinctions that set us apart from other hospitals in the area. We focus on keeping benefits fair, smart and competitive with a full package or rewards that support your health, life career and future.

Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness. If you love the idea of serving a close-knit community of families and friends and are looking for a place to spend your career practicing highly personalized medicine, we invite you to join North Suburban Medical Center.

Position Summary:
Manages implementation and ongoing operation of HCA's Ethics and Compliance program for North Suburban Medical Center. Provides orientation for new staff to ensure compliance with HCA's Ethics and Compliance policies and procedures.

Responsible for oversight and administrative leadership of the Health Information Management (HIM) department. Supervises HIM staff and daily operations of HIM department in collaboration with the division HRIS Coding Manager and TMCA HIM Coding Compliance Manager. Assures patient confidentiality is preserved. Ensures compliance with The Joint Commission (TJC) standards, and Coding Compliance program. Works with medical staff in regard to issues involving medical records. Oversees records retention specialist. Serves as privacy official covering privacy of and access to, PHI in compliance with federal and state laws.
Qualifications:
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Not required. HIM department is supervised for coding and compliance by a registered HRIS Coding Manager at the division level and from a sister HealthONE facility.

Education:
Bachelor's degree required; advanced degree preferred.

Experience:
Minimum of three years in health care setting; experience with compliance programs and
requirements.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Strong implementation skills; knowledge of health care legal and regulatory
requirements; strong leadership and presentation skills.

Degree of Supervision Required:
Minimal.

Orientation Period:
Minimum of three (3) months. May be modified at the discretion of the manager.HCA - Corporate Ethics and Compliance training is prerequisite.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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