Health Information Manager (New Graduate or Experienced)

Port Macquarie Private Hospital
    Published
    February 13, 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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