Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder

Bendigo Health
Published
26/05/2021
Location
100 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Bendigo, Australia
Job Type
Contract
Reference No.
32150
State
VIC
Application Close Date
08/06/2021
Contact Title
Workforce Planning & Resourcing
Contact Name
Kerry-Anne Adair
Contact Email
recruitment@bendigohealth.org.au
Contact Phone
03 5454 8398

Description

Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder

  • Full time fixed term position in a collaborative team and leading regional Health Service
    Part time remote options will also be considered
    A rare opportunity in a rewarding and challenging Health Information Services role
    Flexible work arrangements with remote coding
    High level of competency required in a range of software applications
    Experience in record management and data reporting required
    Classification will be according to experience (as per Position Description)

The Position

This position will be responsible for accurate and timely coding and DRG analysis including auditing, data reporting to external parties, quality improvement activities and participation in other Clinical Coding Service activities.

The Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder also contributes to various health information management activities across Bendigo Health, encompassing a wide range of functional areas including data reporting and auditing; record management, Freedom of Information (FOI), medical transcription services and staff management.

The Quality and Patient Information Division provides leadership for the nursing workforce throughout Bendigo Health as it led by our Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer. Nurses are the largest work group within Bendigo Health and the division has a keen focus on supporting our nursing workforce to feel valued and empowered to provide excellent care. Our aspiration for nurses and midwifes at Bendigo Health is; Always caring, Always achieving.

Quality and Patient Information provides leadership and support for quality improvement, patient safety and experience and health information services across the organisation. The division, through both Health Information Services and Quality have key roles in medical record management, clinical documentation, Freedom of Information, patient safety, quality improvement, risk management, external reporting and compliance requirements. There is a strong strategic and operational focus of promoting quality improvement, supporting the organisation to review incidents, data and systems to improve patient outcomes and efficiency of the business.

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time."

We employ more than 4500 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)
  • Staff health and wellbeing program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Social club
  • Smoke free environment

For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

Title:                   Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder
Department:   Health Information Services
Classification: Dependent on experience
Hours:                80 per fortnight available
Status:                Full time, fixed-term, Part time remote options available

For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

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