Health Information Manager (New Graduate or Experienced)

Port Macquarie Private Hospital
Published
February 12, 2020
Location
Port Macquarie, Australia
Job Type
Full-Time
Application Close Date
2020/02/27
Contact Title
Regional Health Information Manager - Eastern Region
Contact Name
Joanne Moss
Contact Email
mossj@ramsayhealth.com.au
Contact Phone
0438 276766

Description

An opportunity exists for a highly motivated new graduate Health Information Manager or experienced Health Information Manager to join our Medical Record Department.  The successful applicant will be supported and mentored in the role by the Eastern Region Health Information Manager.  New graduates are encouraged to apply.

 

Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest and most respected operator of private hospitals, Port Macquarie Private Hospital is a 72 bed acute Medical/Surgical facility with 6 Theatres, 6 Renal Chairs and a Day Surgery complex and is continually growing its services.  Port Macquarie Private Hospital has established an excellent reputation in the community for its high commitment to customer service, staff satisfaction and quality improvement.  Ramsay Health Care – Port Macquarie has 2 facilities incorporating Port Macquarie Private Hospital and Coolenberg Day Surgery.

 

Responsibilities / Duties:

This key position is responsible for the effective management and continual improvement of the Medical Record Department and the services it provides across our facilities.  Department services include clinical coding and casemix information, clinical indicator reports, submission of data to health funds and government departments, release of information, document control of clinical record forms, and continuous quality activities.

 

Essential:

Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent HIMAA approved)
Eligibility for membership with Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA)
Knowledge of Clinical Coding principals and standards
Ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently as required
Strong computer skills
Problem solving skills, planning, and time management skills
Attention to detail
Commitment to continuing professional development
Commitment to working in a continuous quality environment
Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills
Current drivers licence

 

Desirable:

Experience coding with 3M Codefinder
Knowledge of health fund contracting system
Data collection and interpretation skills

 

Applications for this position should include a covering letter (detailing how the essential and relevant desirable criteria are met) and resume addressed to:-

 

Joanne Moss

Regional Health Information Manager – Eastern Region

Port Macquarie Private Hospital

PO Box 718

Port Macquarie  NSW  2444

Email: mossj@ramsayhealth.com.au

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