WW6107 - Group Health Fund Information Manager - (Full-time) - St John of God Health Care - Melbourne, VIC

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

The Position

St John of God Health Care has a rare and exciting opportunity for an innovative, corporate-minded, health information manager to join our team as the Group Health Fund Information Manager based in St Kilda Road, Melbourne.

Reporting to the Group Manager Health Funds, you will be responsible for the continued development and implementation of advanced health information education, performance and efficiency measures that sit along side health fund agreements and patient administration system management.

You will be a senior health information professional with a deep understanding of health information professional performance, coding and funding issues, patient management systems (webPAS or similar) and electronic heath digital strategy preferable across several state jurisdictions. You will have comprehensive experience in a similar role and be able to deliver on measurable benefits and successful strategic outcomes.

This position will be offered on a permanent full time basis, working 76 hours per fortnight.

For more information, please contact Cathy Ryan, Group Manager Health Funds on (03) 9209 6509.

St John of God Health Care offers its employees excellent working conditions, a family friendly workplace, competitive remuneration, salary packaging and opportunity to enhance your skills and qualifications.

For a copy of the relevant position description and to apply please visit our website https://www.sjog.org.au/careers and search eRecruit Job Number 21842.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Relevant qualification in Health Information – 5 years’ experience post graduate experience in private/public health.
  • Ability to audit clinical coding (DRG, ICD-10 assignment).
  • Substantial experience / knowledge of private health care sector funding models.
  • Conceptual and analytical ability: Deals with concepts and complexity comfortably; uses analytical and conceptual skills to reason through problems; has creative ideas and can project how these can link to innovations.
  • Detail focus: Observes fine details; identifies gaps in information; looks for logical sequences of information; highlights practical considerations of plans and activities.
  • Initiative and accountability: Proactive and self-starting; seizes opportunities and acts upon them; takes responsibility for own actions.
  • Interpersonal skills and teamwork: Excellent written and oral communication skills. Relates well to others, listens,understands, and adapts to different audiences; cooperates and works well with others in the pursuit of team goals; shares information; supports others; accommodates and works well with different working styles.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy particularly in MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

  • Experience with a relevant patient management system.
  • Occasional travel interstate may be required.

Cathy Ryan
Group Manager Health Funds
Phone: (03)92096509

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Applications Close On: 
31 August 2017