WW5985 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full-time / Part-time) - AHSA - Camberwell, VIC




The Australian Health Service Alliance (AHSA) is a highly respected and professional service and supportive consultancy organisation for Australian Private Health Insurance funds. It specialises in the provision of collective services to the funds it represents. AHSA currently represents 28 health funds. The principal services provided by AHSA are hospital negotiations, medical agreements, support consultancy services and data management. As these services are an integral part of AHSA fund businesses, the funds are dependent on AHSA delivering competitive outcomes for their ongoing viability.

An exciting opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Health information Manager or an experienced Clinical Coder to join the team at AHSA.


Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Review hospital claims in relation to ICD-10-AM coding and DRG assignment
  • Assist with hospital audits as required
  • Participate in projects which focus on data analysis, data quality and process improvement
  • Assist in the delivery of department KPIs in accordance with set timeframes


Essential: 
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent)
  • Extensive ICD-10-AM clinical coding expertise in a wide range of specialties
  • Experience with DRG allocation, Casemix and payment models
  • Ability to travel
  • Excellent organisation and prioritising skills
  • Highly competent in the use of Microsoft applications
  • Excellent communication and customer relations skills
  • Sound understanding of confidentiality and privacy requirements


Desirable: 
  • Experience with hospital audit processes
  • Private hospital health fund contract knowledge
  • Familiarity with health data collections and transmission processes, e.g. HCP data


Enquiries: 

Tamara Rogan
Senior Health Information Manager
Phone: ( 03) 9805 0003
Email: tamara@ahsa.com.au

Applications Close On: 
1 May 2017