WW6494 - Clinical Coder - (Full-time) - Newcastle Private Hospital -New Lambton Heights, NSW

Are you seeking a role that promotes work-life balance and rewards dedication?

An opportunity has become available for a Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Services team. Your excellent time management and organisational skills, along with considerable clinical coding experience will ensure your success in this position.

Newcastle Private Hospital is the largest private hospital in regional NSW. The hospital is conveniently located on the campus of the John Hunter Hospital, New Lambton Heights. With a focus on continual quality improvement and performance outcomes, we offer the highest standards of health care and technology in obstetric, surgical, medical, oncology and rehabilitation services.

Click on the link below to see why you should join the Healthscope HIM/Clinical Coder team!

As a Clinical Coder your responsibilities will include:

  • Timely and accurate clinical coding
  • Participate in case mix analysis, education & quality activities
  • Clinical documentation improvement initiatives
  • Participate in audits as necessary

Essential Criteria:

  • HIMAA Certification in Clinical Coding with experience in ICD-10-AM , ACHI & ACS
  • Proven experience in clinical coding
  • Sound understanding of Codefinder & Turbocoder
  • Strong organisational skills in planning, prioritising and managing workloads
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team environment

Desirable Criteria:

  • Sound Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Demonstrated understanding in WebPAS patient information system

Samir Agwan
Health Information Manager - Newcastle Private Hospital
Phone: (02) 4941 8415
Email: samir agwan@healthscope.com.au

Maree Carolan
State HIM, Healthscope Private Hospitals (NSW/ACT)
Phone: 0417 229 401
Email: Maree.Carolan@healthscope.com.au

Applications Close On: 
15 January 2019