WW6704 - Clinical Coder - Casual - Waratah Private Hospital, Hurstville, NSW

Waratah Private Hospital is a state of the art facility that currently specialises in the delivery of comprehensive care including orthopaedic, general, urological, gynaecological and endoscopic surgery, also offering pain management, medical and rehabilitation services. Centrally located in Hurstville, the hospital is 20 minutes from the Sydney CBD and 5 minutes from a major public transport hubs.

At Waratah, we take pride in providing friendly, professional services to match our high quality patient centred care. Our aim is to recruit and retain staff who are dedicated providing exceptional care to our patients.

We are currently seeking to employ a motivated casual Clinical Coder to join our friendly and dynamic team. Initially the position will be one 6-8 hour shift per week, with potential to increase as the facility grows.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

Timely and accurate clinical coding
Liaison and effectively communicate with clinicians and colleagues
Commitment to continuous quality improvement
Participation in ongoing education including coding meetings, formal and informal training

Essential: 

Clinical coding qualification from HIMAA (intermediate or advanced) or equivalent
Minimum of 3 years coding experience with a sound knowledge of the Australian Coding Standards
Experience coding in a private hospital setting
Ability to work independently and to utilise available resource materials
Commitment to ongoing professional development
Demonstrated ability to organise and prioritise own workload, including the ability to meet set deadlines

Desirable: 

Experience coding rehabilitation separations and understanding of AN-SNAP data
Experience using WebPAS and 3M Codefinder

Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Keren Toomey
Contact Title: Health Information Manager
Phone: (02) 95980000
Email: keren.toomey@waratahprivate.com.au

Applications Close On: 
2 November 2019