Texas Health

Master Patient Index Specialist Job (11961638)
Location: Arlington, Texas - United States
Posted: 2/15/2019

Master Patient Index Specialist Job

Master Patient Index Specialist

Texas Health Resources System Services

Job ID: 30254
Nova PM/PA

Area of Interest:
Information Services or Technology

Job Type:
Full Time


Relocation Provided:

Travel Required:


Job Function

( ** Master Patient Index Specialist ** )



Schedule will be Monday-Friday, 1:00pm - 9:30pm.

Associates degree in HIM, Management, or Computer Science preferred; other degrees or related coursework considered based on relevant work experience. (** Strongly prefer RHIT or RHIA. )

3+ years experience in Health Information Services, Patient Access, Business Office or Project Management is required.

Excellent communication skills. Must be able to communicate effectively with clerical, technical, managerial and senior level staff.

Strong analytical and computer skills. Must be able to determine root causes for data integrity issues.


Maintain integrity of enterprise-wide Master Patient Index (EAD / MPI) for Invision Gold and the EMPI for CareConnect.

Develop and maintain systems for identifying individuals with duplicate medical record numbers, social security numbers, and patient identifiers.

Knowles gable and proficient in the utilization of CareConnect, Invision Gold-Patient Management, Patient Accounting, Enterprise Access Directory (EAD), MediTech, and Siemens Imaging.

Ability to research/resolve each issue identified in the Pre-Conversion Data Clean-Up Project.

Function as an integral team members of the Pre-Conversion Data Clean-Up Project.

Collaborating with other team members to maintain the organization, prioritization and thorough/timely completion of the data collection tool which facilitates the resolution / correction of the identified errors.

Provides updates to team members or ITS requestors.

Assists in the resolution of outstanding project elements, resolve outstanding issues to ensure that the project is completed ahead of schedule or by the agreed upon end date.

Ability to process each identified issues within 6.5 minutes.

Assist in the development and maintenance of policies and procedures for Pre-Conversion Data Clean-Up Project.

Develop new policies and procedures for new/modified software applications (ie: Meditech) as it relates to the established processes of maintaining the integrity of the data in the MPI / EMPI.

Review procedures with Manager and at least 1 staff member to test the accuracy and understanding of the procedure.

Provide training for Pre-Conversion Clean-Up Project Team, other entity DI staff and HIM Department as required/requested.

Schedule training, provide training materials, onduct/assist with training, and conduct competencies to validate knowledge/understanding and effectiveness of training / training materials.

Assists project team members with the resolution of issues identified by the Pre-Conversion Clean-Up Project.

Assist entity DI staff by answering questions, training and resolving issues.

Attends Project Meetings at THD or other entity locations to learn entity specifics, train on specific applications, train other entity DI staff and resolve issues affecting the project.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Health Information Management

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”

Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.

As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.

Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.

Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.

Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!

At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!

Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.

Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.

Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877

Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


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