WW6089 - Coding Auditor / Educator - (Part-time) - Austin Health - Heidelberg - VIC


Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, respiratory, endocrinology and rehabilitation.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic and highly experienced Health Information Manager to join our Casemix Team.

This senior position is an integral part of our team at Austin Health. The position encompasses coding auditing, training and continuing education of Health Information Managers/ Clinical Coders in all aspects of clinical classification, through auditing and an extensive education program.


Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • To assist in implementing and maintaining a comprehensive internal coding auditing program
  • To assist in implementing and providing a comprehensive and ongoing training and education program
  • Provide Coding Education and Training for Austin Health staff
  • Undertake ICD-10-AM morbidity coding and meet monthy KPIs


Essential: 
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Information Management) or equivalent, and eligibility for fill membership to the HIMAA.
  • 4 years previous coding experience and comprehensive knowledge of Casemix funding principles.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.


Desirable: 
  • Previous experience in a similar role


Enquiries: 

Joceline Massa
Manager, Casemix Department
Phone: ( 03) 94963708
Email: Joceline.Massa@austin.org.au

Reference Number: 

24305

Applications Close On: 
4 August 2017