WW6059 - Classification Manager - ( Full-time ) - Independent Hospital Pricing Authority - Sydney, NSW


The Classification Manager will be working within a multi -disciplined team that utilise a wealth of cost and activity data and clinical perspectives to manage and refine the Australian Refined Diagnosis Related Groups (AR-DRG) classification system.

This position oversees all components of the classification development process associated with the AR-DRG classification system. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Managing the development of the AR-DRG classification system (including both ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS and AR-DRGs) and associated system components;
  • Planning, managing and reviewing projects established to refine and develop the AR-DRG classification system, relevant data set specifications, coding and business rules for activity based funding implementation;
  • Providing advice and support as required to other sections in IHPA, IHPA’s advisory working groups and national and international stakeholders on matters relating to clinical classifications, data set specifications, clinical coding and business rules.



Qualifications / Eligibility

  • Qualifications in Health Economics, Health Information Management, Programme Management, Project Management, or other relevant qualification will be an advantage.
  • Australian Citizenship


For further information and to submit an application please refer to Department of Health Website available HERE

Reference Number: 

17-IHPA-1303

Applications Close On: 
10 July 2017