WW6407 - Chief Health Information Manager - (Full-time) - St Vincent's Private Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW

  • Pay Rate:Negotiable based on Qualifications and Experience

Who we are:

For over 100 years, St Vincent's Private Hospital Sydney has excelled in the delivery of quality patient care. We work in partnership with our patients and their families to take a compassionate and holistic approach to healthcare.
We aim to continually push the boundaries of healthcare and improve patient outcomes. As part this, St Vincent's Private is a leading centre for education and research. We are committed to the ongoing training and development of healthcare professionals and are partnered with a number of universities in medical, nursing and allied health practice.

About the Role:

Reporting into the Commercial Manager of St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney, the Health Information Manager position is a leadership position and we are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to effectively manage and direct the Medical Records Department. Key to this position will be management and implementation of change processes as you implement operational improvements and digitisation.

Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Manage all functions of the HIS department and team
  • Provide leadership and develop the capabilities of team members
  • Participate in education, quality and case mix analysis
  • Participate in audits
  • Assist with mandatory reporting
  • Design and implement operational improvements
  • Participate and lead in record digitisation projects, such as scanned medical records and EMR

The role requires an experienced Manager who has highly developed technical and people management attributes.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Information Management (or equivalent) and eligible for membership with the Health Information Association of Australia
  • Clinical Coding Audit Qualifications
  • Experience in hospital base Health Information Management
  • Experience in ICD-10-AM clinical coding in an acute hospital setting
  • Proven experience in building and developing teams
  • Highly motivated, organised and able to prioritise workload and people
  • Post graduate management qualification (desirable)


Margaret Grant
Commercial Manager
Phone: 0413 586975
Email: margaret.grant@svha.org.au

Applications Close On: 
14 September 2018