- June 2, 2020
- Posted by: HIMAA
Contribute in delivering coding technical expertise to a large coding workforce
Greatest variety of Casemix in Victoria
Flexibility with working hours including potential to work remotely
About Monash Health
Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. We also deliver healthcare breakthroughs made possible via the Monash Health Translational Precinct.
We are now looking for a clinical coding professional to join our expanding Coding Advisor team that supports Clinical Coders at Monash Health with technical coding expertise. We are passionate about coding quality and can offer a diverse and challenging Casemix within a rapidly growing Health Service in addition to job variety and professional development.
On a personal level you:
Enjoy training, mentoring and supporting coders
Have a keen interest in coding auditing and coding education
Are looking for the variety that comes from a wide range of Casemix
Are committed to your profession and enjoy working with a dedicated team
Have a thirst for learning to further develop your interpersonal and leadership skills
What You Need:
You are a highly experienced Clinical Coder and can demonstrate the following:
Bachelor of Health Information Management or Clinical Coder qualification and eligible for HIMAA membership
A minimum of 7 years clinical coding experience using the current edition of ICD-10-AM
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with all staff
Exceptional attention to detail and passion for coding quality
Are an Australian citizen or permanent resident to apply
What we offer you:
Electronic medical record
Huge range of Casemix specialties include Cardiothoracic, Obstetrics and Neurosurgery
Training, guidance and support from our highly experienced Coding Advisor team
Flexible working arrangements including the potential to work remotely
Staff benefits include generous salary packaging, staff gym, discounted health insurance and close to public transport
Flexible, family-friendly work arrangements
Competitive remuneration, salary packaging and Accrued Days Off
How to Apply
Applicants will be required to complete a coding test to assess coding competency as a component of the recruitment process.
Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.
Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.