WW6307 - Coding Auditor / Educator - (Full-time) - Melbourne Health - Parkville, VIC


  • Pay rate: $86,685.60 per annum


Melbourne Health is Victoria’s second largest public health service, employing over 8,900 staff and managing over 1,400 beds. We provide comprehensive acute, sub-acute, general, specialist medical and mental health services through both inpatient and community based facilities through the following services: The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus, The Royal Melbourne Hospital – Royal Park Campus, North Western Mental Health, and The Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity. We provide one of the two adult major trauma services to the state of Victoria.

Melbourne Health provides services to the culturally diverse communities of northern and western metropolitan Melbourne, as well as providing general and specialist services to regional and rural Victorians as a tertiary referral service. All Melbourne Health services provide person-centred care. This ensures that the care received is timely, patients and family/carers are treated with respect, and that effective communication occurs with patients and family/carers about all aspects of care.

Position Summary for Coding Auditor/Educator

  • Coding and Casemix audits
  • Coding and Casemix education
  • Coding and Casemix staff training
  • Monitoring of performance against targets
  • ICD Coding and Grouping
  • Classification Monitoring
  • Other duties as required by the Coding & Casemix Manager


Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Coding and grouping using 3M Web Codefinder
  • Coding auditing
  • Unit audits and coding/casemix analysis


Essential: 
  • Completion of a Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar coding position
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current Australian Coding Standards

    A thorough understanding of Victorian specific coding advice and activity based funding policies

    Highly developed oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment and also individually


Enquiries: 

Ms Helen Joglou
Phone:(03) 9342 6431
Email: Helen.Joglou@mh.org.au

Reference Number: 

39473

Applications Close On: 
7 June 2018