Clinical Coder

Sydney Adventist Hospital
Published
01/03/2021
Location
185 Fox Valley Road, Wahroonga, Sydney, Australia
Job Type
Part-Time, Part-Time
State
NSW
Application Close Date
2021/03/31
Contact Name
Michael Kedari
Contact Email
michael.kedari@sah.org.au
Contact Phone
0294809684

Description

A full time or part time Clinical Coder position has become available within Adventist Healthcare Limited (AHCL).

The successful applicant will meet the following criteria:

Essential:

  • Completion of medical terminology and clinical coding qualification through HIMAA or OTEN or a Health Information Management Degree
  • Minimum 2 years coding experience in a tertiary level hospital
  • Experience using 3M Codefinder
  • Ability to achieve deadlines
  • Well organised and ability to prioritise workload
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both in an unsupervised environment and within a team

 Desirable:

  • Experience with electronic medical records
  • Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Training in ICD 10AM 11th edition

 Duties/responsibilities:

  • Code health care records in accordance with the Australian Coding standards
  • Participate in regular coding audits and quality improvement activities
  • Liaise with clinicians and other professionals to clarify and seek further clinical information regarding coding queries
  • Respond to internal and external departmental requests for information as required
  • Provide assistance with other processes in the department when required

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