Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder

Healthscope - Knox Private Hospital
Published
27/03/2021
Location
262 Mountain Hwy, Wantirna VIC 3152, Melbourne, Australia
Job Type
Full-Time
State
VIC
Application Close Date
2021/04/23
Contact Title
Chief Health Information Manager
Contact Name
Leanne Hawke
Contact Email
Leanne.hawke@healthscope.com.au
Contact Phone
03 9210 7071

Description

  • Flexible, family-friendly working hours (Full time or part time)
  • Minutes from Eastlink Freeway exit
  • On-site car parking
  • Collaborative and welcoming department with strong support and resources

Are you seeking a role that promotes work-life balance and rewards dedication?

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Health Information Manager or  Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Services team. Your excellent time management and organisational skills, along with considerable clinical coding experience will ensure your success in this position.

As a Clinical Coder your responsibilities will include:

  •        Timely and accurate clinical coding across a range of specialities
  •        Participation in Casemix analysis, education & quality activities
  •        Clinical documentation improvement initiatives
  •        Coding audits  

 Knox Private Hospitals is a 272 patient-bed facility and provides a large range of medical and acute services including; 12 theatres, a 24 hour Emergency Department, an on-site medical team, a 10-bed Intensive Care Unit, a 10-bed Coronary Care Unit and a brand new Day Procedure Unit.

In collaboration with a large range of accredited private specialists Knox Private are leaders in comprehensive range of medical and surgical specialities including, but not limited to, cardiology, cardiac and general surgery, gynaecology, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, urology, plastics and vascular surgery

Essential Criteria:

  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent) or HIMAA Certification in Clinical Coding (or equivalent).
  • Proven recent experience in clinical coding using ICD-10-AM for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Sound understanding of Codefinder & Turbocoder or a willingness to learn
  • Confidence in using IT applications
  • Strong organisational skills in planning and managing priorities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.

Applicants are reminded to ensure they meet the Essential Criteria before applying.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Sound Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Demonstrated understanding of WebPAS Patient Administration System

Applications close: 23rd April 2021

For further enquiries: Leanne Hawke, Chief Health Information Manager

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application process. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.

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