Medical Records Officer (Bank)

Location
Blackheath Hospital - London
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BMI Blackheath Hospital in London is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics, performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

Circle Health Group are proud to be recognised as one of the UK’s 25 best big companies to work for and one of the 10 best companies to work for in the health and social care sector.

We have an opportunity for a Medical Records Officer to join their team of staff in the Medical Records department.

This is a bank role working on an “as and when required” basis, you will be required to supplement staffing levels during busy periods and provide cover for existing staff in times of annual leave or absence.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence.
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems
  • Previous experience in a Hospital setting
  • Working within a team
  • Customer service experience

Duties of this role include:

  • It is the role of the Medical Records Officer to provide a comprehensive set of Medical notes to include both Inpatient and Outpatient activity for the complete patient journey, namely the Single Patient Record (SPR) within the agreed Hospital SLA. To store, file and track the records both in and out of the Department in line with local process.  To provide upon request notes for Clinical Governance, Audits, Secretaries and Consultants, following the Information Security Policy. The Medical Records Officer is responsible for the handling of confidential information and should follow guidelines at all times.
  • Operate strictly within Data Protection Act legislation and data protection policies 
  • Preparation of Medical Records for Outpatient Clinics, Pre Assessment clinics, Telephone Pre Assessments  and Admissions within the agreed SLA and according to local process and acute attention to detail

Salary & Benefits:

BMI Healthcare offers a competitive hourly rate.