WW6068 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Casual) - Healthscope Knox Private Hospital, VIC

  • Become an integral part of a productive and happy department
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Previous experience using webPAS software desired

We are now seeking motivated and experienced Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders who enjoy the challenge of a complex and varied casemix.

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Accurately code, index and group episodes using ICD-10-AM, ACHI and the Australian Coding Standards utilising 3M Codefinder software
  • Validate accuracy of DRG allocation for coded episodes
  • Ensure all records are coded within specified timeframes
  • Participation in quality and education activities including Coding audit processes
  • Attend and actively participate at coding meetings and education sessions

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, regional and suburban hospitals. Knox Private Hospital is a fully accredited tertiary facility with 359 beds, providing Emergency Services, Intensive Care, Cardiac Services and Maternity. The hospital has ten theatres, which offer a broad range of specialities including Cardiac, Neurosurgery, Plastics, Orthopaedics, Urology, Laparoscopic, Colorectal, Vascular and General Surgery.

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM, including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Ability to be flexible and manage resources to meet company deadlines

Desirable Criteria:

  • Understanding of the private sector and billing requirements

For further enquiries: Jenny Fitzpatrick - Chief Health Information Manager, 03 9210 7071
To Apply:

Please visit our ‘Careers Centre’ via http://www.knoxprivatehospital.com.au. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees

Applications Close On: 
14 July 2017