WW5955 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time) - The Victorian Rehabilitation Centre, Glen Waverley, VIC




An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Service team. We are offering a part-time role of 10 hours per week.

The Victorian Rehabilitation Centre is a 141 bed rehabilitation facility. It offers an extensive range of inpatient and outpatient services. Our specialties include multi-trauma, orthopaedics, stroke, cardiac, restorative, acquired brain injury, respiratory and pain management rehabilitation. Located in Glen Waverley on Springvale Road, the facility is within easy access to all Melbourne's main road network, with the added bonus of onsite parking.

We offer:

  • Onsite parking
  • Supportive Management
  • Great Location


In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Abstracting and allocating accurate clinical codes to inpatient episodes of care in an efficient and effective manner using ICD/ACHI/ACS.
  • Liaising with clinical professionals to ensure clear and concise documentation to facilitate the accurate coding of inpatient data.
  • Assisting and supporting the Health Information Manager (HIM) in all aspects of clinical coding, medical record management and related activities.


Essential requirements:

  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Ability to work autonomously and as a team member in a small team environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work within deadlines


Desirable Requirements:

  • Understanding of the private sector and billing requirements
  • Minimum two years coding experience
  • Experience with the WebPAS patient information system


To Apply:

Please supply a letter of application and a CV including 2 professional referees.


Enquiries: 

Judy Mathieson
Health Information Manager
03 9566 2762

Applications Close On: 
13 March 2017