WW6536 - Clinical Coding Auditor /Educator - (Full-time) - Northern Beaches Hospital, Frenchs Forest NSW,

Are you passionate about clinical coder education and committed to leading clinical coding teams to achieve high quality data outcomes? An exciting opportunity is currently available for a Clinical Coding Auditor to join the friendly and supportive Health Information Services team at Northern Beaches Hospital. The position would suit a highly motivated individual with excellent clinical coding skills seeking to expand/consolidate their experience working with a more complex casemix.

As the Clinical Coding Auditor/Educator you will make an impact by ensuring that the clinical coding accurately reflects the complete clinical picture of patients treated at Northern Beaches Hospital.

You will:

  • Be responsible for the ongoing auditing and evaluation of the clinical coding
  • Prepare and present relevant educational material as required to staff both internal and external to Health Information Services
  • Be responsible for the implementation and management of a Coding audit program.
  • Participate in case mix analysis, education & quality activities
  • Assist with clinical documentation improvement initiatives
  • Participate in audits as necessary

You will bring to our high-performing team:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Information Management (or equivalent) and eligible for membership with the Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) OR HIMAA Intermediate/Advanced Clinical Coding Course
  • Up to date extensive knowledge with at least 5 years Clinical Coding knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise and time manage
  • Problem solving ability
  • Previous experience with eMR system
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Advanced computer literacy & sound knowledge of Microsoft Office

Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check and a NSW Working with Children’s Check, prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.

All applications must be lodged online.


Astiness Bazos
Chief Health Information Manager
Northern Beaches Hospital
Phone: 02 9105 6201

Applications Close On: 
28 February 2019