Manager – Coding Services

Bendigo Health
    Published
    March 14, 2020
    Location
    Bendigo, Australia
    Job Type
    Full-Time
    Reference No.
    29217
    Pay Rate
    Grade 4
    State
    VIC
    Application Close Date
    2020/04/14
    Contact Title
    Director Health Information Services
    Contact Name
    Julie Ritchie
    Contact Email
    jritchie@bendigohealth.org.au
    Contact Phone
    (03) 5454 8305

    Description

    This senior role provides leadership to Bendigo Health on all aspects of clinical coding including managing the large Coding Services team including Health Information Managers, Clinical Coders, Clinical Documentation Specialists, Clinical Coding Auditors and Clinical Coding Educators and trainee clinical coding staff.

    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."

    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, employs around 4000 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
    • Access to recommended immunisations
    • Social club
    • Smoke free environment

     Title:  Manager - Coding Services
    Department:  Health Information Services
    Classification:  Grade 4
    Hours: 
    80 per fortnight
    Status: 
    Full time ongoing

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

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