WW6715 - Clinical Coder - Senior, Coding and Data Quality Unit, Finance and Infrastructure Services, Cairns - Full-time, Part-time- Queensland Health, Cairns QLD

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Step up to the challenge of classifying inpatient episodes for Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service using the current edition of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision, Australian Modification (ICD10AM). If you are looking to take your career to the next level and enjoy a rewarding lifestyle along the way, join us. APPLY NOW!

Salary commencing from $75 711 p.a. (F/T) or $38.18 p.h. (P/T) (AO4), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (up to 17.5%) (Applications will remain current for 12 months).

Job Ad Reference: CAH325881

Other employment benefits may include: uniform allowance, shift penalties, professional development, salary sacrificing options, shift and locality allowances, and access to corporate discounts and employee wellness programs.

Several Permanent Full Time and Part Time positions available, hrs negotiable

Purpose of the Role

To classify inpatient episodes for Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service using the current edition of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision, Australian Modification (ICD10AM). The successful applicant will be responsible for computer entry of such codes within the Queensland Health designated timeframe following patient discharge.

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For full details of this position, please ensure you download the Role Description and Information Package for Applicants (at the links in the boxed area above) for instructions on how to apply for this role. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Recruitment Services on Recruitment.Cairns@health.qld.gov.au to request it in .doc format. Please note that if the information requested in the ‘how to apply' section is not provided you may not meet the requirements for further consideration of your application. The Information Package for Applicants outlines pre-employment checks that will be undertaken for successful applicants.

Further information

*APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY ONLINE* The following file types are accepted: .jpg, .gif, .bmp, .png, .rtf, .txt, .doc and docx. Do not upload zipped files, pdf documents created through Microsoft Word 2007, tagged pdfs or protected documents.

Reference Number: 

CAH325881

Applications Close On: 
24 October 2019