WW6738 - Education Officer - Full-Time/Part-Time - Health Information Management Association of Australia, North Ryde, NSW

The Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced individuals to fill 1.6 FTE Education Officer positions in its Education Services team.

Full-time, part-time or job sharing available. Also the option of working from home.

HIMAA currently delivers online the 22274VIC Certificate IV in Clinical Classification, along with other medical terminology and clinical coding courses by distance education. If you have tertiary qualifications in medical record management or health information management, or a HIMAA Advanced Clinical Coding Certificate, and hold or are willing to complete a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE40116), this may be the perfect next step in your career.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

Train and assess students enrolled in medical terminology or clinical coding courses

Deal with correspondence to and from students via phone and email

Maintain accurate records of student’s assessment information

Maintain the Student Management System for each student allocated to you

Contribute to the Education Services team’s continuous quality improvement effort.

Assist in the development of, and participate in, as required, the presentation of other education programs conducted by HIMAA

Assist other Education Services staff with the development and production of education material and resources as required

Maintain up to date knowledge of Australian developments in clinical coding and medical terminology and current clinical practice

Other duties, within the Education Officer’s competency, as specified by the Director, Education Services

Essential: 

Tertiary qualifications in medical record management or health information management, or a HIMAA Advanced Clinical Coding Certificate.

A high degree of competence and experience in clinical coding in a complex casemix environment.

Previous experience in mentoring or training clinical coders.

Demonstrated organisational skills

Effective communication skills

Ability to work alone but also effectively within a team

Desirable: 
Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Lyn Williams
Contact Title: Director Education Services
Phone: (02) 9887 5032
Email: lynw@himaa.org.au

Applications Close On: 
22 November 2019