WW6665 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full time) - Epworth Healthcare, Geelong, Box Hill or Richmond

We are currently recruiting for a highly motivated and dedicated Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders to join our expanding Coding and Casemix team, based at Epworth Geelong, Richmond or Eastern.

This is a full time position however, part time opportunities may be available.

Why join us at Epworth?

• Great casemix

• Support from team of coding auditors and educators

• Access to 3M Codefinder, Turbocoder, PICQ 8 and in house online education platform

• Scanned Medical Record (BOSSnet)

• Work life balance with flexible work arrangements including work from home opportunities

• Above award wages

• Salary packaging

• Staff recognition and reward

• Scholarship program, professional development opportunities and career enhancement

• Subsidised hospital excess / emergency fees, pathology, radiology , pharmacy and car parking

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

Responsibilities / Duties: 

• Coding from a scanned medical record

• Accurately code, index and group episodes using ICD-10-AM, ACHI and the Australian Coding Standards utilising 3M Codefinder software

• Ensuring all records are coded within specified time frames

• Participation in quality and education activities including internal coding audit processes

• Attending and actively participating at coding meetings and education sessions.

To be successful in this role you will have:

• An appropriate tertiary qualification in Health Information Management or equivalent clinical coding qualification

• Extensive experience in coding specialities such as Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Interventional Cardiology, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Oncology, Obstetrics and Rehabilitation.

• A dedication for achieving high quality coded data, maintain compliance with reporting requirements

• Demonstrated a commitment to continued service improvement and have an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team

• A willingness to participate in Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Induction Program tailored to your experience level

• Previous experience in either the public or private health sector as well as experience with private sector funding models would be advantageous.


To be successful within this role you will need:

• Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent

• Highly developed time management, prioritisation and communication skills

• Desirable - Excellent classification and casemix funding knowledge with a minimum of 2 years coding experience in a tertiary level hospital

• Desirable - Previous coding auditing experience.

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


Jessica Holliday

Site Manager – Health Information Services

Email: Jessica.holliday2@epworth.org.au

Phone: (03) 5271 7758


Alysha Middlin

Coding Manger – Richmond and Group Operations

Email: alysha.middlin@epworth.org.au

Phone: (03) 9426 6597

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Applications Close On: 
16 August 2019