WW6368 - Clinical Coder - Tertiary Level - (Full-time/ Part-time) - ACT Health / Canberra Hospital - Garran, ACT

The maximum salary combined salary range with ARIn amount for this position is $79,000 - $110,000 per annum comprising

  • Annual salary between $63.045 to $78,150 and
  • Group Attraction and Retention Incentive (ARIn): $15.955 to $31,850

NB: The ARIn will be reviewed every 12 months where the ARIn may be terminated or adjusted under the terms of the ARIn policy. The current ARIn is due for review 30 June 2019.

In addition to the above salary and ARIn ACT Health employees will also receive employer contribution to superannuation (up to 10.50%) and annual leave loading (17.50%). Canberra Hospital also offers free parking, generous salary packaging provisions and flexible working arrangements.

ACT Health is looking for experienced tertiary skilled Clinical Coders to join our team.

Part time and full time positions are available with the possibility of working on-site at Canberra Hospital or coding remotely e.g. working from home.

The clinical coding team is responsible for the accurate and timely clinical coding of all inpatient episodes for the Canberra Hospital (tertiary/acute) and the University of Canberra Hospital (rehabilitation).

Our Clinical Coders access scanned clinical records on-line for data abstraction and assign codes using on-line encoding software.

Applicants will be required to complete a coding examination to assess coding competency and must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Please submit written applications addressing the selection criteria (available on the website below) and supply two (2) written referee reports also addressing the selection criteria.


  • Minimum 2 years experience coding a broad range of tertiary level casemix.


Dianne Ramadan
Clinical Coding Auditor / Educator
Phone: (02) 6244 3242
Email: dianne.S.Ramadan@act.gov.au

Reference Number: 

: 01EBN

Applications Close On: 
26 July 2018