WW5957 - Clinical Coder - (Full-time / Part-time) - South Eastern & The Valley Private Hospitals, Noble Park, VIC


  • Pay Rate: Salary is in accordance with the Health Professionals Enterprise Agreement


South Eastern & The Valley Private Hospitals are part of the Healthecare group, the third largest private hospital group in Australia. Both sites are undergoing significant development with the explicit aim of becoming the pre-eminent acute care providers in the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne.

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Clinical Coder to join our coding team. Specialities include: Medical, Rehabilitation, Oncology, Mental Health, General Surgery, Cardiac, Orthopaedics, ICU, Emergency We offer flexible working hours, free carparking, & a staff recognition program


Essential: 
  • Successful completion of recognised Clinical Coding course (HIMAA or equivalent)
  • Up to date knowledge and current experience using ICD-10-AM 9th Edition
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Minimum 3 years experience coding a varied casemix


Desirable: 
  • Understanding of statutory reporting requirements
  • Understanding of private sector funding models
  • Experience with the WEBPAS patient information system
  • Experience using TURBOCODER
  • Experience in the Private Health Sector
  • Understanding of Health Records Act and privacy legislation
  • Audit experience would be well regarded


Enquiries: 

Sharon Hiscock
Manager Health Information Services
Phone: ( 03) 9549 6336
Email: sharon.hiscock@healthecare.com.au

Applications Close On: 
23 March 2017