Job Description

Location: Palmetto General Hospital
Posted Date: 5/6/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 8329.72082 HIM

Position Summary:

To ensure processing of the patient record, the Chart Prep Technician will ensure receipt of all inpatient/outpatient /emergency department patient records; review each patient record for poor original, items that cannot be scanned, patient identification on each document, and will group like documents in the appropriate order. All Progress notes, Physician order, and consultations should be in discharge order by date.

Position Qualification:

  • High school graduate required with some previous work experience in Health Information Management preferred.
  • Education: High school graduate required. Some college or technical training preferred.


  • At least 3 months under supervision of HIM Manager until competency is observed.
  • Abilities and Skills: Must be able to work at CRT most of the day. Must be able to operate computer keyboard. Must be able to deal with detailed work.

Experience: HIM experience preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications: N/A

Communication Skills:

• Ability to effectively communicate (verbally and in writing) in English.

• Ability to write legibly (Clinical Areas).

• Additional languages desirable.

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

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