WW6166 - Clinical Coder - (Full-time / Part-time ) - St John of God Health Care - Hawkesbury, NSW


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.

The Position

St John of God Hawkesbury District Health Service is currently seeking an experienced Clinical Coder to join the Health Information Services team and be accountable for the accurate and timely coding of inpatient episodes.

A minimum of two (2) years’ clinical coding experience, completion of a Clinical Coding course at an intermediate level and a clear understanding of medical records operations is essential for further consideration.

This position will be offered on a permanent full-time basis, working 76 hours per fortnight.

Duties and Responsibilities:
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 Clinical Coder Course – (such as Tafe course, HIMAA course).
  • At least 2 years clinical coding experience in a variety of case mixes.
  • Good knowledge and ability to read clinical documentation.
  • Understanding of the workings of a Medical Record Department.
  • Ability to communicate professionally with internal and external customers of the department.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.


For a copy of the relevant position description and to apply please visit our website http://www.sjog.org.au/careers and search eRecruit Job Number 22193.


Enquiries: 

Denise Miller
Health Information Manager
Phone: (02) 4560 5573
Email: denise.miller@sjog.org.au

Reference Number: 

22193

Applications Close On: 
4 December 2017