WW6138 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time) - Newcastle Private Hospital - New Lambton Heights - NSW


Newcastle Private Hospital is one of the largest private hospital in regional NSW. With a focus on continual quality improvement and performance outcomes.

Newcastle Private Hospital is seeking a motivated and experienced clinical coder to join our coding team. Newcastle Private Hospital, with 189 beds, is the largest private hospital in Newcastle and is located on the campus of John Hunter Hospital, New Lambton Heights. We specialise in providing highest standard of care in cardiothoracic surgery, intensive care, coronary care, neurosurgery, orthopaedic, endovascular surgery, colorectal and urology, oncology, maternity, obstetrics, general surgery, medical care and rehabilitation. Since June, 2007 the hospital has been owned and operated by Healthscope, a national provider of health care services.

The hospital offers a friendly team atmosphere, family friendly flexible working hours, a supportive working environment, competitive remuneration and ongoing professional development.

The position will form an integral part of the Health Information Services team and would suit a highly motivated individual seeking to expand/consolidate their experience working with a more complex casemix.


Essential criteria:

  • HIMAA recognised clinical coding qualification and eligible for HIMAA membership
  • Current coding knowledge with a minimum of 2 years hospital experience
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work autonomously in a small team environment.


If this position sounds perfect for you, please submit a cover letter and CV to Samir.Agwan@healthscope.com.au.

For enquiries please contact:
Samir Agwan
Health Information Services Manager
Newcastle Private Hospital
14 Lookout Road
New Lambton NSW 2305
Phone 02 49418415
Samir.Agwan@healthscope.com.au

Applications Close On: 
27 October 2017