WW6508 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full-time) -Epworth Healthcare - Geelong or Richmond, VIC



Join a friendly, experienced and expanding team

  • Largest not for profit Private Hospital Group in Victoria
  • Flexible working arrangements located at Epworth Eastern, Geelong or Richmond.


If you are looking to expand your career, enhance your skill set and have a desire to actively contribute to a highly proficient Coding and Casemix Team, join us at Epworth HealthCare.

We are currently recruiting for highly motivated and dedicated Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders to join our expanding Coding and Casemix team at Epworth HealthCare.

The successful applicant/s will be exposed to a diverse Casemix with specialities including Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Interventional Cardiology, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Oncology, Obstetrics and Rehabilitation.

The successful applicant/s will participate in Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Induction Program, be supported by Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Educators with training and continuous education and be joining a dedicated and highly competent team of Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders.

The successful applicant/s will strive for the achievement of high quality coded data, maintain compliance with reporting requirements, demonstrate a commitment to continued service improvement and have an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team.

We offer flexible working hours and arrangements, above award wage rates, attractive benefits including salary packaging as well as opportunities for professional development and career enhancement.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Accurately code, index and group episodes using ICD-10-AM, ACHI and the Australian Coding Standards utilising 3M Codefinder software
  • Ensure all records are coded within specified timeframes
  • Participation in quality and education activities including Internal Coding Audit processes
  • Attend and actively participate at coding meetings and education sessions


To be successful for this role you will have:

  • Proven high quality coding skills with an excellent knowledge of the Australian Coding Standards
  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in Health Information Management or equivalent (applicants who have completed the HIMAA coding course or equivalent will also be considered)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in either the public or private health sector as well as experience with private sector funding models and using iSoft and 3M Codefinder would be advantageous.

For more information please refer to the position description available via the website link below.

Enquiries: 

Jessica Holliday
Site Manager, Health Information Services
Email: Jessica.holliday2@epwroth.org.au
Phone: (03) 5271 7758

Reference Number: 

15419

Applications Close On: 
1 February 2019