WW6179 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full-time) - Melbourne Health - Parkville, VIC


Pay Rate: 80,927.60 per annum

Melbourne Health is Victoria’s second largest public health service, employing over 8,900 staff and managing over 1,400 beds. We provide comprehensive acute, sub-acute, general, specialist medical and mental health services through both inpatient and community based facilities through the following services: The Royal Melbourne Hospital – City Campus, The Royal Melbourne Hospital – Royal Park Campus, North Western Mental Health, and The Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity. We provide one of the two adult major trauma services to the state of Victoria.

Melbourne Health provides services to the culturally diverse communities of northern and western metropolitan Melbourne, as well as providing general and specialist services to regional and rural Victorians as a tertiary referral service. All Melbourne Health services provide person-centred care. This ensures that the care received is timely, patients and family/carers are treated with respect, and that effective communication occurs with patients and family/carers about all aspects of care.


Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • coding and grouping using 3M web encoder
  • Coding auditing
  • Unit audits and Coding / casemix analysis


Essential: 
  • Completion of a Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar coding position
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current Australian Coding Standards
  • A thorough understanding of Victorian specific coding advice and activity based funding policies


Desirable: 
  • Ideally any applicants will have highly developed oral and written communication skills and be able to work well in a team environment and individually.


Enquiries: 

MsLeonie Dodds
Tel: 03 9342 7937
Email: Leonie.Dodds@mh.org.au

Reference Number: 

30625

Applications Close On: 
12 January 2018