New job Medical Records Technician in Delaware | 2021

Medical Records Technician

Company : State of Delaware
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Delaware

Full Description

This position will maintain, review, and evaluate medical records and reports for accuracy with standards in the Screening For Life Data System. Duties: resolves deficiencies in information for the Screening for Life/Health Care Connection (SFL/HCC) Programs, opens and closes case files, indexes and files medical records, coordinates activities with public and private health care facilities such as the receipt and transfer of medical records and reports, prepares medical records for storage in archives for both the SFL/HCC, Delaware Cancer Treatment Program and Delaware Cancer Registry.

Essential Functions

Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties of similar kind not specifically listed here.

  • Reviews and evaluates medical records and reports for completeness and conformity with standards; resolves deficiencies in information.
  • Codes and records diagnoses of diseases, operations, illnesses and special therapies in accordance with the specific nomenclative and classification system.
  • Opens and closes case files; indexes and files medical records and reports; maintains tickler file and patient registry for tracking and reporting purposes.
  • Coordinates a variety of activities with public and private health care facilities such as the receipt and transfer of medical records and reports, patient or client testing/treatment needs, referrals, clinic schedules, and physician/patient appointments.
  • Transcribes medical dictation.
  • Prepares medical records for microfilming and storage in archives.
  • Compiles data and prepares a variety of medical and statistical reports.

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS for Medical Records Technician
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:

  • Six months experience in document processing which includes reviewing and evaluating records for completeness and conformity with laws, rules, regulations, standards, policies and procedures, resolve deficiencies, interpret information, and track and monitor activities.
  • Six months experience in record keeping.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Knowledge of using an automated information system to enter, update, modify, delete, retrieve/inquire and report on data.

Conditions of Hire

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. The State of Delaware participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. For more information refer to our Job Seeker Resources.

DHSS does not provide employment-based sponsorship.


To learn more about the comprehensive benefit package please visit our website at

Selection Process

The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application and the supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and job duties. For education and training, list name of educational provider, training course titles and summary of course content. Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be supported by the information supplied on the application including your employment, education and training history as it relates to the job requirements.

Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future correspondence related to your application will be sent via email. Please keep your contact information current. You may also view all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My Applications” tab at


Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an auxiliary aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance. The State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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