WW6694 - Health Information Manager/Senior Clinical Coder - (Part-Time) - Lady Davidson Private Hospital, North Turramurra NSW

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced Health Information Manager/Senior Clinical Coder to join Lady Davidson Private Hospital as the Health Information Services Manager.
Lady Davidson Private Hospital is one of the largest private dedicated rehabilitation hospitals in Australia, specialising in orthopaedics, cancer/oncology and neuro-spinal rehabilitation.

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/Clinical Coder 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
  • Essential: 
  • Hospital medical record management experience in a medium sized hospital with a varied casemix
  • Strong clinical coding with ability to train and mentor coding staff – current 10th Edition
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Desirable: 
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent)
  • Experience with webPAS patient administration system
  • Previous Private Hospital experience
  • Knowledge of private sector funding models.
  • Enquiries: 

    Nicola Klumper – General Manager, Lady Davidson Private Hospital – (02) 9488 0111

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

    Applications Close On: 
    20 September 2019