Clinical Coding Specialist – Level 1/4 – Wagga Wagga

Murrumbidgee Local Health District
260-280 Edward Street, Wagga Wagga, Australia
Job Type
Full-Time, Part-Time, Casual
Reference No.
Pay Rate
$79,200.00 - $95,000.00 + Super + Salary Package
Application Close Date
Contact Title
Manager Health information Services
Contact Name
Abhishek Kumar
Contact Email


Employment Type: Various Full Time, Part Time or Casual
Position Classification: Clinical Coding Specialist - Level 1-4
Remuneration: $79,200.00 - $95,000.00 per annum pro rata
Hours per Week: Various up to 38
Requisition ID: REQ283823
Vaccination Category: B
Applications Close: 05 March 2022

All NSW Health workers are required to have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 30 September 2021 and two doses by 30 November 2021 or have an approved medical contraindication certificate. You will be required to provide a record of your COVID-19 vaccination status if successful.

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What we offer

  • Salary Packaging Plus
  • Up to $9,009 towards living expenses plus up to $2,650 meal and entertainment.
  • Novated leasing
  • Fitness Passport - corporate health and fitness program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Genuine welcoming and supportive staff and communities

Where you’ll be working

Wagga Wagga Base Hospital (WWBH) is one of the busiest rural hospitals in NSW with 300+ beds. We support over 40,000 emergency presentations, 1,100 births and approximately 11,000 operations each year.

WWBH provides services including critical care, medical, surgical, pediatric, obstetric, and rehabilitation care along with mental health and community health services.

We work with a team of specialists which include cardiovascular, gastroenterology, renal medicine, obstetrics, orthopedics, psychiatry and pediatrics. There is also the provision of a full range of allied health and support services such as dental, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, sexual health, violence prevention and response services.

A specialised Mental Health Recovery Unit provides a large modern and comfortable facility and our community health services co-located on the Wagga Wagga campus.

To learn more about life in Wagga Wagga please visit:

About the Role   

Provide a high quality and specialised Clinical Coding service to support the efficient and effective operation of Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) facilities to enable the District to meet its activity targets and service objectives in a timely, reliable and efficient manner.

How to apply

Click apply or contact Abhishek Kumar, Manager Health information Services, on 02 5943 2390 for a confidential discussion.

Your application will require you to include:

  • Resume (CV); and
  • Cover letter outlining your skills and experience and why you are a good fit for this position

To learn more about the role, accountabilities and the required pre-employment checks, please see the Position Description

If interested, we encourage you to apply promptly. Applications will be assessed as they are received, with suitable candidates contacted and progressed without delay.

MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and people from racial, ethnic or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability.

Learn more about Murrumbidgee Local Health District.

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