Data Entry Associate

Data Entry Associate

Job details

Salary: Up to $15 per hour

Location: Albuquerque

Job type:Contract

Discipline: Information Technology

Work Location:Remote

Job description

Our client is seeking a Patient Identity Expert to join a growing team! This is an entry level opportunity to learn and grow in the Health Information Management space. As the Patient Identity Expert you will research and change data within a hospital information system or an ancillary application during an MPI Data Reconciliation Project.

About the company: Provides MPI (MasterPatient Index) Clean-up Services, helping hospitals avoid having duplicate records of patients within their EMR, which surprisingly happens fairly regularly.

Work Environment:REMOTE(can sit out of any state, except CA) – equipment provided

Job Title:Patient Identity Expert

Job Summary:

  • Collects designated information from hospital applications that affect merge planning and downstream tasks.
  • Performs merges of duplicate medical record numbers in designated applications, following a standard procedure.
  • Completes demographic updates to patient records as needed during the electronic merge processing.
  • Creates spreadsheets for medical record or radiology jacket retrieval purposes. Maintains accuracy of 97% or higher on Merge Planning QA. Maintains accuracy of 95% or higher on Electronic Verification QA.

Additional Job Details:

  • This data entry type role requires all work to be completed online while meeting quality and productivity standards. This role requires detailed oriented and efficient team members.
  • While hours can be semi-flexible, it is required that you attend meetings and training during the standard business hours (8am-5pm MST) and we request that new employees work during normal business hours to ensure team members are available to answer questions.
  • This is aremoteposition. You are working with limited communication to other team members and need to feel comfortable reaching out with questions and concerns to your project leadership team.
  • In this role, you move between projects frequently with different project roles. You must be able to quickly pick up on new rules and new processes frequently.

Starting Pay:$15/hr

Training Hours:M-F 8AM-5PM MST


  • Data entry skills with excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to be a self-starter.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required.