WW6084 - Clinical Coder - (Full-time/ Part-time) - Frances Perry House - Parkville, VIC


A position is now available for a clinical coder in the Health Information Services Department of our busy hospital. In this position the primary responsibility of a clinical coder will be to accurately translate narrative descriptions of diseases, injuries and procedures into alphanumeric codes using ICD-10AM/ACHI/ACS and the correct assignment of the DRG within the relevant timeframes. Individuals who can demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, flexible work practices and be committed to providing a high level of service and attention to detail are invited to apply.

Essential: 
  • Completion of approved course in ICD-10-AM clinical coding
  • Clinical Coding experience in a hospital environment
  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Communicate effectively and maintain productive working relationships at all levels
  • Computer literacy and keyboard skills.


Desirable: 
  • Minimum two years coding experience
  • Previous experience coding with 3M Codefinder software
  • Understanding of the private sector and billing requirements


Enquiries: 

Michaela Marnell
Health Information Services Manager
Phone: (03 ) 9344 5090
Email: marnellm@ramsayhealth.com.au

Applications Close On: 
24 July 2017