WW5965 - Clinical Coding Coordinator - ( Full-time) - St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospitals, Midland, WA


Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private hospitals, home nursing, pathology and Social Outreach services throughout Australia, New Zealand, and the wider Asia-Pacific region.

With over 118 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

With a total of 367 beds, 307 for public patients and 60 for private patients, St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospitals is conveniently located within one complex, bringing health care closer to home. First class, contemporary facilities and our distinctive compassionate care will greatly contribute to a healthy future for the people of Midland and surrounding communities.

* All applicants must address the Selection Criteria (as detailed on the last page of the Position Description) Available at
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Responsibilities / Duties: 

The Position

St John of God Midland Public and Private Hospitals Has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Clinical Coding Coordinator to join the dynamic team.

You will be responsible for the Coordination of Clinical coding service to ensure the service efficient and effective service provision. You will also be required to conduct education, training and quality activities to ensure the Hospital’s Health Information Management Service meets national and state industry standards.

This position is being offered on a permanent full time basis working 76 hours a fortnight Monday to Friday.

For further consideration applicants must have a minimum of 4 years Clinical Coding experience, and a minimum of 2 years Management experience.


Essential: 

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to work within and contribute to the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Completion of a nationally recognized Clinical coding course
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of clinical coding using the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision, Australian Modification (ICD-10-AM), in a hospital environment
  • Completion of the Advanced Coding Course or Accredited Coding Course or Coding Auditors Course
  • Strong supervisory skills including an ability to coach and develop a team
  • Demonstrated high level written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of casemix Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

The Benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Flexible Work Options
  • Professional Development
  • Free onsite parking and close to public transport


Enquiries: 

Tracey Simonaitis
Manager Health Information Services
Phone: 0410 355 776
Email: Tracey.Simonaitis@sjog.org.au

Reference Number: 

20235

Applications Close On: 
23 March 2017