WW6671 - Health Information Manager - Sydney Southwest Private Hospital, Liverpool NSW

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Health Information Manager to join Sydney Southwest Private Hospital as the Health Information Services Manager.
Sydney Southwest Private Hospital is an 87 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 organisation.

Click on the link below to see why you should join the Healthscope HIM team!

Responsibilities / Duties: 

As the Health Information Manager you will be responsible for:
• The management of the Health Information Service including all aspects of medical record management and related activities including records maintenance, archiving and destruction
• Provision of timely and accurate clinical coding data using ICD-10-AM (10th edition) & collection and reporting of data for use in clinical indicators, research and evaluation of services as well as to NSW Health, Health Funds and other agencies.
• Provision of education and analysis of Clinical Coding and Casemix information
• Co-ordinating responses to medico-legal and other requests for patient information


• Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent)
• Hospital medical record management experience in a medium sized acute hospital with a varied casemix
• Strong clinical coding with ability to train and mentor coding staff – current 10th Edition
• Excellent communication and organisational skills


• Experience with webPAS patient administration system
• Previous Private Hospital experience
• Knowledge of private sector funding models.


Maree Carolan – State HIM, Healthscope Private Hospitals (NSW/ACT) - 0417 229 401

Linda McDonald – Executive Assistant Sydney Southwest Private Hospital – 02 96004213 Linda.McDonald@healthscope.com.au

Applications Close On: 
23 August 2019