WW6020 - VIC & TAS State Auditor and Educator - (Full-time) - HealthScope - Melbourne, VIC


  • Full Time position, Healthscope
  • Supportive Management
  • Previous management experience or senior role experience in a large acute site desired


A high level opportunity exists for an exceptional Health Information Manager to join the company and work with the State and National Health Information Management team and the VIC & TAS State General Manager.

As the State Auditor and Educator your responsibilities will include:

  • Clinical Coding activities, including auditing and education
  • Clinical Documentation Improvement initiatives
  • Staff mentorship and training
  • Provision of Casemix Data and Casemix Management Education
  • Ensuring the ongoing integrity of PAS data and completeness of the medical record
  • Assisting the Corporate Health Information Management Unit and strategic direction as required


Healthscope is the second largest provider of private health care in Australia with hospitals in all states and territories. The company owns and manages a diverse range of facilities including large high acuity metropolitan hospitals, some co-located with public hospitals, as well as regional and suburban hospitals. Our hospitals provide a range of clinical services including medical and surgical, which all offer an extensive range of specialties and casemix as well as specialised rehabilitation and mental health facilities.

An uncompromising focus on high quality clinical outcomes, systems, processes, staff, equipment and facilities has seen Healthscope become an industry leader in driving quality and innovation.


Essential Criteria:

  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent)
  • Up to date extensive knowledge with at least 5 years Clinical Coding knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to adapt to an evolving work environment, working as part of a team or autonomously

  • Ability to achieve deadlines with exceptional organisational skills and an attention to detail
  • Demonstrated understanding or experience with Private Sector funding and reporting models.



Desirable Criteria:

  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Clinical Coding Audit qualification
  • Post graduate management studies


An attractive negotiable remuneration package commensurate with skills and experience will be offered to the right applicant, along with the opportunity to work in a fundamental part of the Healthscope team whilst gaining experience and exposure in a continually progressing company.

*The role will require travel in VIC and interstate occasionally. Your own car will be required however you will be provided petrol and toll card, company credit card for expenses, laptop and phone, VPN access for working offsite and flexibility in working hours.


Enquiries: 

Mike Kertes
State Health Information Manager
Phone: 0419 321 600


To Apply:
Please email your CV and cover letter to:
Mike Kertes - State Health Information Manager (VIC/TAS)
Michael.kertes@healthscope.com.au

Applications Close On: 
24 May 2017