WW6128 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time) - Icon Cancer Care - Bridbane, QLD

About us:

Icon Cancer Care is Australia’s largest private provider of cancer care, managing more than 77,000 patient visits each year, with the support of more than 75 doctors. We employ more than 300 staff to provide exceptional, personalised care for cancer patients and their families.

If you meet the above criteria and have a special interest in working for an organisation that delivers outstanding care and service to patients and their families, please attach a cover letter and resume to your application using the ‘Apply’ button.

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced Clinical Coder to join our Health Informatics Service team on a part time basis. This position will can be based at either South Brisbane, Mackay or Hobart depending on the applicant.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and analyses medical records to correctly identify all diagnoses and procedures relevant to the episode of care
  • Undertakes clinical coding (ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS) and diagnostic related grouping within agreed timeframes
  • Completion of State Cancer Registry notifications and mandatory data reporting within agreed timeframes
  • Understands and maintains privacy and confidentiality, and handles health information in accordance with relevant laws and Acts
  • Works cooperatively with colleagues and encourages teamwork
  • Assess work regularly to ensure there is continuous improvement in clinical coding and collection of quality health data

Skills, Knowledge & Experience:
To be successful in this role you should be able to demonstrate:

  • Bachelor of Health Science (Health Information Management) (or equivalent) or completion of a recognised Clinical Coding Course
  • Demonstrated ability to code accurately using ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS, and a sound knowledge of AR-DRGs
  • Sound knowledge of medical terminology
  • Previous experience clinical coding in a health facility
  • Knowledge of and ability to use computer hardware and Windows based packages
  • Ability to work in a team environment, effectively self organise and achieve defined goals
  • Ability to establish successful customer relationships
  • Commitment and ability to work in a safe manner


Amy Novosel
Coding & Data Quality Manager
Phone: (07) 3737 4500
Email: Amy.Novosel@iconcancercare.com.au

Applications Close On: 
28 September 2017