Access to Health Records Officer | West London NHS Trust

Job details
Posting date: 15 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £20,771 - £22,199 per annum
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 15 May 2021
Location: Crowthorne, RG45 7EG
Company: West London Mental Health Trust
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 3089204/222-BM-938

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We are currently looking to recruit a Band 3 Access to Health Records Officer. The ideal candidate will be flexible, have a positive approach, with a professional attitude and with experienced administrative skills. In addition, the role requires someone with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

The main duties and responsibilities of the post require the post-holderto undertake the processing of routine applications from current and former patients and their representatives under the Data Protection Act 2018. Requests for copy health records will also be received from health professionals outside of the Trust and other organisations such as social services or the police. The post-holder will be regularly required to attend patient areas and will assume the role of Tribunal Clerk. This involves co-ordinating the proceedings of the First-tier Tribunal (Mental Health) and carrying out these duties to the standards set out in the Service Level Agreement between the Trust and the Tribunal Service.This is a challenging role and training will be provided.

Toundertake this role, you will need a working knowledge of the GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018 and anunderstanding of the Mental Health Act 1983 (as amended 2007), in particular First-tier Tribunal procedures. You will need to be calm, organised and able to work under pressure. The role also includes any other duties relevant to the nature and grading of the post.

This advert closes on Thursday 22 Apr 2021

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