WW6450 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full-time/ Part-time) - Northern Health, Epping, VIC


Northern Health is a dynamic health service, providing vital public healthcare to residents of Melbourne’s northern suburbs and the surrounding regional communities. Our campuses offer services to a diverse community across acute, subacute, ambulatory and community programs.

We can offer:

  • The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.
  • Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.
  • Benefits including salary packaging, monthly accrued day off, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access and onsite car parking.


An exciting opportunity exists for enthusiastic, experienced and highly motivated HIM/Clinical Coder to join the Health Information Management Unit at Northern Health.

The successful applicant(s) will work as part of a team of 23 coding staff and primarily be based at The Northern Hospital.

The role includes, ICD-10-AM coding from the Clinical Patient Folder (scanned medical record) using the 3M Codefinder, auditing and other quality related activities


Essential: 
  • Eligible for full membership with HIMAA
  • Successful completion of a recognised coding course
  • Effective communication and management skillsAbility to achieve targets and deadlines
  • Knowledge of current casemix funding models
  • Thorough understanding of anatomy and physiology


Desirable: 
  • Coding experience of at least 2 years using ICD-10-AM
  • Experience using 3M Codefinder
  • Experience using a scanned medical record


Enquiries: 

Melissa Sajeva
Coding and Casemix manager
Phone: ( 03) 84052466
Email: melissa.sajeva@nh.org.au

Reference Number: 

18803

Applications Close On: 
5 November 2018