WW6406 - Senior Clinical Coder - (Part-time) - Gosford Private Hospital, Gosford, NSW

A vacancy exists for an experienced Clinical Coder within the Health Information Services at Gosford Private Hospital.
Gosford Private Hospital is a 129 inpatient bed facility which specialises in Orthopaedic, Neurosurgery, Surgical, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Medical, Oncology, Endoscopy and Rehabilitation services. Our specialised Cardiac Services are supported by two dedicated catheter laboratories, 6 recovery bays, 6 bed coronary care beds and 8 bed Intensive care unit.

This position is responsible for timely and accurate coding of inpatient episodes using current edition of International Classification of Disease – 10-AM/ACHI/ACS.

Essential Requirements:

  • Completion of a recognised Coding course.
  • Minimum 5 years coding experience in a hospital with varying casemix
  • Knowledge of Australian Coding Standards
  • Understanding of privacy and confidentiality requirements.
  • Awareness of Workplace Health and Safety.
  • Good organisational and communication skills.
  • Flexible working hours and availability to cover leave
  • Demonstrated attention to detail and proven ability to prioritise tasks
  • Understanding of DRG’s and ABF

Desirable Requirements:

  • Confident use of TurboCoder


For information regarding applications and to submit written application

Cathy Whitworth
Health Information Services Manager
Email: cathy.whitworth@healthecare.com.au

Address applications to:
Gosford Private Hospital
Locked Bag 7
Burrabil Ave, North Gosford, 2250, NSW

Applications Close On: 
28 September 2018