WW6263 - Data Quality Health Information Manager - (Full-time) - Telstra Health - Melbourne, VIC


Our vision is to be the technology provider of choice for the Australian healthcare sector to find better ways to serve patients in a connected world.


Telstra Health has been selected by the Australian Government to deliver and operate the Australian National Cancer Screening Register. The National Cancer Screening Register (NCSR) will further enhance the way cancer screening is undertaken in Australia. A national approach based on the principle of 'one person, one record' and using the latest technology will further improve prevention, detection and treatment of bowel and cervical cancers among Australians. The Register will integrate and extend the existing national bowel cancer register and the eight separate state and territory-based cervical cancer registries. Each person will have a single online record which they will be able to access anytime, anywhere. Medical providers will be able to access patient records, with patient consent, from their desktops at any time. The Register went live in 2017, and will manage screening for more than 11 million people.


As a Data Quality Health Information Manager you will be responsible for conducting data quality and audit procedures for all NCSR data to ensure the integrity of Registry data, processes and systems and perform data remediation activities.


  • Evaluate the quality of the data for internal and external use,
  • Identify and implement strategies for data quality improvement,
  • Routinely run data quality reports, audits and assessments,
  • Validate reports against source data sets,
  • Perform data remediation (including data cleansing) activities,


  • Bachelor of Health Information Management or relevant tertiary degree in a health profession
  • At least 1-2 years of professional experience in a health care setting
  • Data analysis and reporting experience
  • Experience in data management; reviewing and maintaining quality for large data sets
  • Knowledge of the data quality improvement cycle
  • Literacy in ICT systems that support information management and reporting in a large complex organisation.


  • Experience in a Registry environment an advantage


Senior Recruiter
Phone: 0411 717 950
Email: bianca.taylor@team.telstra.com

Applications Close On: 
13 April 2018