WW6319 - Health Information Manager - (Contract) - Medacs Healthcare - Melbourne CBD, VIC

  • 4 month contract based in Melbourne city office (with potential of an extension)
  • Rewarding hourly rate of pay and benefits
  • Opportunity to work within a high performing team

Medacs Healthcare is an Allied Health and Clinical Governance staffing business, a part of the Medacs Global Group (MGG). Medacs Healthcare specialise in the supply of temporary and permanent staff throughout Australasia and around the world. We have been operating in Australasia for 18 years and globally for nearly thirty years.

The role:

Our client is an integrated healthcare company providing private health insurance and health solutions Australia wide. Due to growth within the team, a qualified and results driven Health Information Manager is required on a contract basis. The roles sits within the Health Audit Team, reporting directly to the Group Health Information Manager.

Key responsibilities include, proving accurate advice and guidance on casemix DRG and clinical coding matters to internal and external stakeholders, in relation to hospital claim payments and conducting reviews of ICD-10-AA codes as required.

Job Competencies required:

  • Qualifications (Bachelor/Masters) in Health Information Management
  • Comprehensive knowledge and successful completion of a recognised ICD – 10- AM (10TH Edition) coding course with achievement of a high standard of accuracy
  • Previous coding experience across a broad case mix, ideally in a tertiary hospital setting.
  • Excellent knowledge of Australian Coding Standards
  • Exposure to and a good understanding of continuous quality improvement principles and accreditation processes

Skills required:

  • Demonstrated organisational skills, confident and resourceful in approach
  • Attention to detail
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • A sound understanding of a variety of computer software packages and strong IT Knowledge
  • Enjoys task based work

This position is an ASAP start. For further information and to apply for this position, please contact Annaliese on 02 4945 6200 or email annaliese@medacs.com.au

Please note, Medacs Healthcare have an abundance of roles within the Clinical Coding and Health Information space, should this role not be suitable. We welcome the opportunity to speak with you if you are interested in hearing about employment opportunities with Medacs Healthcare. We have long standing partnerships with both public and private health organisations Australia wide.


Annaliese Nonnenmacher
Principal Consultant
Phone: (02) 4945 6200
Email: annaliese@medacs.com.au

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Applications Close On: 
20 June 2018