WW6483 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time/ Contract) - St John of God, Warrnambool , VIC



Welcome to St John of God Health Care

As a Catholic, not-for-profit group, we invest in the communities we serve by updating and expanding our facilities and technology; expanding existing services and developing and acquiring new services; and providing Social Outreach services to people experiencing disadvantage to improve health and wellbeing.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.


The Position

St John of God Warrnambool Hospital is currently seeking an experienced and efficient Clinical Coder to join the Health Information Services Team, and be accountable for the accurate and timely coding of inpatient episodes.


A minimum of two (2) years’ coding experience, completion of a Clinical Coding course at an intermediate level or tertiary qualification in Health Information Management, and a clear understanding of Medical Records Operations is essential for further consideration.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • A qualification in Health Information Management, Clinical Coding or equivalent.
  • Experience using ICD-10-AM
  • Minimum 2 years recent clinical coding experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to code to a high standard and coding accuracy.
  • Self-motivated, and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to achieve deadlines, prioritise and multitask to achieve desired results
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills.
  • Accurate and efficient computer and data entry skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service.


Enquiries: 

Amy Perry
Health Information Manager
Phone: 03 5564 0606

Reference Number: 

23548

Applications Close On: 
16 December 2018