WW6164 - Clinical Coder - (Part-time / Casual ) - Townsville Private Clinic, Townsville, QLD.


We are seeking an experienced Clinical Coder with excellent organisational skills and preferred mental health coding experience to join the team at Townsville Private Clinic. The role is part time, with flexible working arrangements and a positive working environment.


Responsibilities / Duties: 

This position involves coding mental health inpatient and day patients. This will include assigning complete and accurate codes in accordance with national coding procedures and standards ICD-10AM Tenth Edition.


Essential: 
  • Completion of an approved HIMAA clinical coding certificate course or equivalent.
  • Applicants may be required to complete a coding examination to assess coding competency as a component of the recruitment process.
  • Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment Police check.
  • A sound understanding of current coding standards and health fund contracts.


Desirable: 
  • Minimum 2 years coding experience.
  • Effective communication skills, and
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.


Enquiries: 

Kate Pattison
Regional Health Information Manager
Phone: (07) 55 259 626
Email: kate.pattison@healthecare.com.au

Applications Close On: 
30 November 2017