WW6185 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full- time / Part-time) - Barwon Health, University Hospital - Geelong, VIC


  • Full or Part Time positions available
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Work for Victoria’s largest regional healthcare service organisation

About the facility

Formed in 1998, Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing care at all stages of life and circumstance. Health services available through Barwon Health cover the full spectrum from primary care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental health, emergency and acute care. With the exception of neurosurgery and transplantation, virtually all other specialties are available through the University Hospital Geelong.

About the role

Barwon Health - Information Services based at University Hospital Geelong have an exciting opportunity for a qualified Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder to join their team.

As a HIM/CC, you will be responsible to code inpatient episodes to an agreed quantity and quality. You will build relationships with clinical staff to support and educate them in documentation of their patient episodes and assist with the instigation and ongoing support of clinical unit meetings.

You must have experience coding using ICD-10-AM and have demonstrated casemix knowledge. You will be confident with a variety of computer software packages, well developed interpersonal, communication, negotiation and time management skills and bring a strong team focused ‘CAN DO’ approach to contribute to our positive working environment.

About the culture

Our staff thrive in a challenging environment, get enjoyment from being part of a highly recognised and skilled team and truly believe they have the opportunities to be their best. Most importantly our dedicated staff live the Barwon Health way with our values under pinning all that we do.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront
  • Our Commitment to Child Safety
  • Be our future Barwon Health Strategic Plan
  • Aboriginal Employment Plan

At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.

Enquiries: 

Melisa Robinson, 0400 945 954

Reference Number: 

152080

Applications Close On: 
20 December 2017