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Empi Analyst

Req #:  113622
Facility:  Advocate Physician Partners
Department:  HIM/Medical Records
City:  Rolling Meadows
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Advocate Physician Partners (APP) brings together more than 4,000 physicians who are committed to improving health care quality, safety, and outcomes for patients across Chicagoland and Central Illinois. APP is a leader in population health management and has garnered wide-spread national recognition for its innovative clinical integration program.  Formed as a care management collaboration with Advocate Health Care, APP supports its physician members in managing the health of their practices with contracting, medical management, electronic medical records and other value-added services.

TITLE: Empi Analyst
DEPT: Empi Accountable Care Admin
LOCATION: Rolling Meadows
FTE: Full-time 1.0


Position Requirements:
1~2 years HIM experience.
Interest and exposure to quality improvement, data collection or research design and analysis
Demonstrated understanding of medical terminology,
Educational knowledge of ICD9 and CPT codes.

Experience in health information management.
Knowledge of various record retrieval and filing systems.
Experience with record review.
Experience with medical terminology.
Experience using spreadsheet or database programs
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people
none Ability to sit for long periods.

Ability to work on computer for long periods.

Proven history of punctuality and ability to adhere to a structured work schedule.

The EMPI (Enterprise Master Patient Index) Analyst is responsible for reconciliation and consolidation of duplicate medical records from EMRs throughout the Advocate system, including those from the hospitals, AMG, Dreyer, and independent APP physicians on SynAPPs.

This individual's role is designed to ensure that medical records are matched from the various systems. This leads to improved efficiency and safety, and is a critical function in ensuring that the registry data from our covered lives is captured accurately and matched to the appropriate person and physician.

The incumbent will ultimately be responsible for reduced duplication of records and ensure continuity throughout the Advocate system.

Data Collection / Integration
Health Information Management
Communication and Involvement in Improvement Teams/Projects

About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care, named among the nation’s Top 5 large health systems based on quality by Truven Analytics, is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest health care providers in the Midwest. Advocate operates more than 250 sites of care, including 12 hospitals that encompass 11 acute care hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, the state’s largest emergency and Level I trauma network, one of the area’s largest home health care companies, and the region’s largest medical group. Advocate Health Care has 4 teaching hospitals and is a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago