WW5920 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time / Contract) - Currumbin Clinic / Robina Private Hospital, Currumbin, QLD


We are seeking an experienced Clinical Coder with excellent organisational skills and preferred mental health coding experience to join the team at Currumbin Clinic and Robina Private Hospital. The role is a part time maternity leave position for a period of 12 months.


Responsibilities / Duties: 

This position involves coding mental health inpatient and day patients for both of our hospitals located within 15 minutes of each other. This will include assigning complete and accurate codes in accordance with established coding procedures and standards.


Essential: 
  • Completion of an approved HIMAA clinical coding certificate course or equivalent.
  • Applicants may be required to complete a coding examination to assess coding competency as a component of the recruitment process.
  • Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment Police check.
  • A sound understanding of current coding standards and case mix funding


Desirable: 
  • Minimum 2 years coding experience.
  • Effective communication skills, and
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment


Enquiries: 

Kate Pattison
Regional Health Information Manager
Phone: (07) 55 259 626
Email: kate.pattison@healthecare.com.au

Reference Number: 

001

Applications Close On: 
12 February 2017