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Providence Health Information Management Technician III - Medical Records in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Health Information Management (HIM) Technician III (Medical Records, Days , 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, AK. We are a community of caregivers delivery every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Access, analyze, index and scan patient records.

  • Analyze qualitative data in various information systems.

  • Analyze request for Release of Information to insure HIPAA compliance.

  • Demonstrate competence using multiple department computer applications and successfully troubleshoots and resolves mechanical issues as they arise.

  • Use critical thinking skills to assist with prioritization and organization within various department guidelines for each process.

  • In accordance with established policy and procedure, acts independently to ensure routine tasks are completed in a timely and efficient manner.

  • Participate in Quality Improvement monitoring analysis and improvement activities. Manipulate data and providesa variety of reports to users.

  • Ensure proper technical set-up and maintenance of equipment utilized in the department.

  • Cross-train in a variety of departmental functions. Serve as a trainer and resource person.

  • Embrace and encourage others to participate as a team member to achieve department and organization goals.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Completion of a college level medical terminology course, or demonstrated competence of medical terminology

  • 2 years of Health Information Management or relevant experience

  • Exemplary analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to extrapolate theory into application

  • Ability to distinguish letters and numbers and perceive discrimination between and among documents

  • Demonstrated skills with Windows or similar PC-based applications

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).

About Providence Alaska Medical Center:

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Health Information Management (HIM)

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 283783