WW5918 - Clinical Coders / Health Information Managers x 2 - (Contract) - Mercy Health, Heidelberg and Werribee, VIC



ABOUT US:

Mercy Health is a Catholic organisation employing over 7000 people who provide compassionate and holistic care through our acute hospitals, aged care facilities, mental health programs, palliative and respite services, maternity and women’s health services, early parenting services and home care services.


ABOUT THE ROLE:

  • 12 month maternity leave contract (Part time) – based at Werribee Mercy Hospital
  • 6 month maternity leave contract (Full time) – based at Mercy Hospital for Women Heidelberg
  • Casual contracts also considered.
  • An opportunity exists for motivated HIMs/Clinical Coders to become part of the HIS coding team at Mercy Health Victoria Limited.
  • The successful applicants will be required to provide accurate, timely coding using the 3M Codefinder in accordance with the Australian Coding Standards.
  • The position also involves participation in coding audits and clinical documentation quality activities.


WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Values driven workplace
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Professional development and learning
  • Camp Australia School Holiday Program
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Fully Funded Childcare referral service


THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL HAVE:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Information Management) or equivalent, or Clinical Coding qualification from HIMAA or equivalent.
  • Previous coding experience and knowledge of Casemix Funding principles (desirable not essential).
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.
  • The ability to work across Mercy sites on occasion to ensure that coding deadlines are met.


Enquiries: 

Amber Carlesso
Senior Coding Educator
Tel: (03) 8754 3622
Quote Ref No: MHVL 03

Applications Close On: 
3 February 2017