WW6667 - Medical Records/Clinical Coder - (Part Time) - Northside Group Macarthur Clinic, Ramsay Health Care, Cambelltown,NSW

Northside Group Macarthur Clinic has an exciting opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic Clinical Coder to join our professional hospital team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of all aspects of clinical coding and record management, in accordance with the relevant hospital and legislative requirements.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

To succeed in this role you will be a highly motivated experienced coder with the ability to provide efficient and effective medical record service and clerical support to all internal and external customers. You will be responsible for analysing record content, extracting relevant information in an accurate and timely manner.
To succeed in this role you will be a highly motivated experienced coder with the ability to provide efficient and effective medical record service and clerical support to all internal and external customers. You will be responsible for analysing record content, extracting relevant information in an accurate and timely manner.
Other key responsibilities include:
• Assign Codes using the ICD-10-AM Classification system, applying relevant ICD-10 –AM coding standards and definitions
• Participate in hospital executive, clinical group meetings and quality improvement programs
• Submission of HCP data within the timeframes required
• Keep up to date with AHS Coding Standards
• Maintain systems pertaining to filing, storage, retrieval and tracking of medical records and related information.
• Respond to general enquiries and requests for health information from patients, clinicians and other health facilities.
• Ensure adherence to policies, which protect patient privacy and confidentiality of health information, therefore safeguarding against access by unauthorised individuals.
• Monitor and alert management of medical record deficiencies, ensuring data recorded is accurate and complete.
• Participate in the implementation of medical record policies.
• Auditing for internal and external requirements.

Essential: 

• Qualifications - Completion of HIMAA Clinical Coding Course; Associate Diploma or Bachelor of Applied Science, Medical Record Administration or Health Information Management; or similar relevant tertiary qualification
• Previous Experience with Medical Record Coding
• Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Word
• Excellent organisational and time management skills
• Ability to prioritise whilst maintaining flexibility
• Professional manner with excellent customer service and communication

Desirable: 
Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Dinesh De Silva
Contact Title: Regional Health Information Manager
Phone: 02 9433 35555
Email: desilvad@ramsayhealth.com.au

Applications Close On: 
14 August 2019