WW5953 - Deputy Health Information Manager 2 Sites - (Full-time) - Knox Private Hospital, Wantirna, VIC and Bellbird Private Hospital, Blackburn, VIC

  • Full Time position
  • Professional development
  • Previous experience using webPAS software desired

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and enthusiastic Deputy Health Information Manager to fill a Management position across two Healthscope sites.

We are seeking a motivated and experienced Health Information Manager who enjoys the challenge of a complex and varied casemix.

The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Chief Health Information Manager in the management of the Health Information Services Unit; this includes being responsible for addressing the day to day issues and acting as a liaison person for medical, clerical and ward staff to ensure Health Information/medical record issues are addressed.

Knox Private Hospital is a fully accredited tertiary facility with 359 beds, providing Emergency Services, Intensive Care and Cardiac Services. The hospital has ten theatres, which offer a broad range of specialities including Cardiac, Neurosurgery, Plastics, Orthopaedics, Urology, Laparoscopic, Colorectal, Vascular and General Surgery.

Bellbird Private Hospital is a 44 bed acute medical and surgical hospital located in Blackburn. Bellbird Private Hospital is rapidly changing with the introduction of new and expanded services including Plastic Surgery, Urology, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Oral Surgery, General Medicine, Orthopaedics and Endoscopy.

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Ability to be flexible and manage resources to meet company deadlines
  • Ability to provide high quality health information coordination for the hospital and its customers in the absence of the department manager

Desirable Criteria:

  • Understanding of the private sector and billing requirements
  • Minimum two years coding experience

A competitive remuneration package, inclusive of generous ongoing professional development support, will be dependent on qualifications and experience.

For further enquiries:
Jenny Fitzpatrick - Chief Health Information Manager,
Tel: (03) 9210 7071

To Apply:

Please visit our ‘Careers Centre’ via http://www.knoxprivatehospital.com.au. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.

Applications Close On: 
20 March 2017