Medical Records Technician

Job Series Number: 0675

Health Services at the BOP
Medical Records Technicians are responsible for performing analysis, coding, abstracting, and other day-to day activities in the Medical Records Department. They process requests for medical information, maintain a tracking system, and perform follow-up to assure acquisition of needed materials.

Pay Levels GS-05, GS-06

For consideration at the GS-05 level

Completion of a four-year degree above high school or with one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position.

For consideration at the GS-06 level

One year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position.

We are hiring for this position at many locations across the country.

Normally when a vacancy is announced, it's for a job opening at a specific location. However, because this position is in high demand it's considered an "open-continuous" announcement. That means you get to choose your top two facilities that you want to work at. Here's how it works:

  • Apply for this position using the usajobs.gov website as you would do with any other federal job.
  • Select any two locations that you want to work at.
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  • After your application is accepted, you will be added to a standing register of qualified candidates.
  • When a position becomes available at one of the facilities that you selected, you will be considered for that position, and if you are selected we will contact you with an offer.

It's that simple!

Join the leader in Correctional Health Care

We value your unique contribution to our collaborative team medicine approach of providing health care. Come and experience a level of clinical diversity and continuity of care not commonly available in the private sector.

We offer:

  • A supportive, safe, and secure environment with opportunity for growth and advancement.
  • A competitive federal government salary and benefits, including health care and retirement.
  • Potential for loan repayment.
  • Potential for recruitment incentives.
  • Flexible work options.

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