- August 24, 2020
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About the business
South Australian practitioner owned and operated sportsmed is an industry leading private orthopaedic hospital, surgery and multidisciplinary outpatient clinic provider, operating in one of the largest purpose-built sports medicine facilities in the world.
Operating for over 25 years in South Australia, sportsmed is committed to providing excellence in sports medicine and related services to people of all ages ranging from elite athletes to older active people.
About the role
The health information team lead is accountable to the financial controller for the overall management of the coding team and for the provision of coding related services to the hospital.
The role is to manage all day to day functions associated with clinical coding and the medical record requirements of the hospital. In addition, the role is accountable for the effective management of personnel within the Coding team.
Skills and experience
This role is ideally suited to someone with a strong medical / coding background who has experience in managing a small team. This is a hands-on role which will provide the candidate the opportunity to make a direct impact at sportsmed.
Essential requirements for the role include:
- HIMAA advanced coding qualification is essential;
- Proven experience of staff management and knowledge of medical terminology;
- Hands-on attitude.
- Excellent attention to detail and ability to work individually and as part of a team;
- Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills and effective communication with all personnel;
- Sound practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word;
How to Apply
To apply for this position please submit your resume and cover letter, briefly addressing how you meet the skills and competencies required for this role. For further information, queries or to request a full position description please contact Scott Carnegie-Brown at Scott.Carnegie-Brown@sportsmed.com.au.
Applications close: 5pm Tuesday, 22nd September 2020.
Only successful applicants will be contacted.