WW6612 - Clinical Coder – Sydney Southwest Private Hospital - Full-Time - Liverpool - NSW

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Clinical Coder to join Sydney Southwest Private Hospital.

Sydney Southwest Private Hospital is an 98 bed acute surgical hospital that serves the needs of the local community at Liverpool and surrounds.  Services provided include (but not limited to) General & Surgical Day Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, Maternity and Special Care Nursery facilities, Oncology Unit as well as a Mental Health Unit.

The Hospital is part of Healthscope, which is a publicly listed health service company that includes hospitals, pathology, radiology and medical clinics in every state and territory. Being part of the company allows opportunity for career progression and support that comes from being a large organization. Are you seeking a role that promotes work-life balance and rewards dedication.

An opportunity has become available for a part-time/full-time 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.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

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: 

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: 

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

Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Melissa Turnell

Contact Title: Health Information Manager

Phone: 02 9600 4355

     Email: melissa.turnell@healthscope.com.au

Reference Number: 

190000U3

Applications Close On: 
20 June 2019