Health Information Manager

Buderim Private Hospital
    February 21, 2020
    Buderim, Sunshine Coast, Australia
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    Holly Berlin
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    Employment Status: Permanent Full-Time

    Location: Buderim Private Hospital, Sunshine Coast

    Classification: Salaried

    Buderim Private Hospital is currently inviting applicants from experienced Health Information Managers for a full-time role.

    At Buderim Private Hospital, we have a deep and real connection to the Sunshine Coast. Driven by a desire to consistently exceed the needs and expectations of our patients, their families and the community, we develop partnerships to deliver personalised, quality care from the heart. Proudly not for profit, we provide a comprehensive range of surgical and medical services using the latest technology. It’s our unique blend of care, commitment and expertise that has us rated as one of the best hospitals in Australia.


    About The Role:

    As a visionary, skilled and agile Health Information Manager, you will be responsible for the operational management and strategic planning in all aspects relating to the Clinical Coding and Medical Record Services.

    Responsible for the management of all clinical records both paper and electronic, this role ensures the accuracy and accessibility of data to ensure continuity of care, whilst maintaining a high standard of compliance to ensure accuracy with billing and management reporting.

    In addition, this role will undertake the ongoing review of Health Information Services (HIS) processes to ensure optimum efficiency, recruitment, training and development of staff.


    About You:

    As a skilled professional, your background as a Health Information Manager will enhance your exceptional knowledge of patient information systems. Your background in leadership has equipped you with exceptional interpersonal skills, enabling you to build strong, effective relationships, both within your team and externally, whilst driving initiatives and targets to completion.

    In addition to the above you will have the following:

    Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management or equivalent
    Demonstrated experience in quality management in all aspects of clinical coding, clinical documentation and case mix.
    Working knowledge of patient data collections, storage, management and analysis, including legislative requirements, national standards, quality standards and policy, with the ability to provide advice on such matters.
    Clear aptitude for problem-solving
    Extensive knowledge of ICD-10-AM, ACHI, ACS and AR-DRG’s

    With a passion for this field, you are confident managing relationships with industry groups including, Health Insurers and relevant Government authorities.

    You will be confident navigating industry specific challenges such as research protocols, medico-legal requirements, and the management of information under the Privacy Act. You will be confident in the National Coding guidelines and Australian Coding Standards and familiar with accurate complex coding within a hospital environment.


    We’ll look after you too:

    Our people mean the world to us. We do everything we can to ensure they enjoy opportunities and benefits that are as inspiring and rewarding as the fantastic work they do. Flexibility, development, and a values-led culture are just some of the experiences you’ll have here at UnitingCare.

    We offer access to health and wellbeing, financial, retail and lifestyle benefits designed to make life more enjoyable. As a registered not-for-profit, we also offer competitive salary-packaging designed to increase your take home pay. We celebrate a highly-diverse and inclusive workforce and are invested in your professional and personal development.


    Let’s talk:

    To apply for this opportunity, please click on the job link and then 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 5th March 2020.


    Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community. We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.  

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