WW6725 - Clinical Coder / Health Information Manager - Contract - Monash Health, Melbourne, VIC

Our Health Information Service (HIS) is critical to ensuring the smooth running of our clinical operations and provides non-clinical support to all patient related areas across Monash Health and is responsible for the following services:

Clinical coding services
Health data integrity and reporting to the Department of Health and Human Services
Patient services, including admission, transfer, discharge and reception
Scanned Medical Record (SMR) and
Assisting individuals, GPs and other external healthcare providers to access patient information when appropriate.
We are now looking for suitably qualified people with clinical coding experience to join our team. We’d ideally like you to work full time, although we can consider part time (minimum 24 hours per week), depending on your availability.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

On a personal level you:

Understand the importance of clinical coding and have a keen interest in the field
Are looking for the variety that comes from a wide range of Casemix
Are committed to your profession and enjoy working with a dedicated team
Thrive working within a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Have a thirst for learning to further develop your interpersonal and leadership skills
What you need

You are an experienced Clinical Coder and can demonstrate the following:

Bachelor of Health Information Management or Clinical Coder qualification
Relevant computer technical skills applicable to Clinical Coding Services
Excellent time management skills
Previous coding experience in a health facility
Exceptional attention to detail

Essential: 

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Employee Working with Children’s Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Desirable: 
Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Sharon Galaney
Contact Title: Health Information Services Admin Asst
Phone: ( 03) 9594 7606

Reference Number: 

39973

Applications Close On: 
31 October 2019