WW6251 - Assistant Director (Coding, Classification And Analytics) - (Full-time) Metro North Hospital And Health Service - Redcliffe, QLD



Assistant Director (Coding, Classification and Analytics) – Health Information Services, Redcliffe Hospital, Metro North Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $10 051 p.m., comprising salary between $3757.10 - $4052.10 p.f., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (PO4) (Temporary full time up to November 2018. Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy).



Duties / Abilities:

The primary purpose of the position is to assist the Director Clinical Health Information Services in the management and provision of high quality clinical data and coding services by overseeing the Redcliffe Hospital coding management, data and coding quality and coder-clinician liaison functions of Health Information Services.

This position is responsible for ensuring the timeliness and quality of primarily clinical data which is crucial to patient, operational and financial management of the hospital, and for conducting organisation-wide education/information sharing relating to Activity Based Funding and other measured quality clinical indicators.

The Deputy Director Coding, Classification and Analysis will also act as an expert professional consultant in the area of clinical classification and Activity Based Funding both within Redcliffe Hospital and Metro North in addition to external agencies including Queensland Health, other health care facilities within the public and private sector and Queensland University of Technology.

The position is expected to contribute advice to Metro North and state-wide coder education and advisory functions as required. The position reports directly to and works in close collaboration with the Director Clinical Health Information Services in regards to departmental operational requirements. Duties are performed independently within scope to exercise initiative within established practices and procedures. Direct reports for this role include the data and coding senior managers.

Online applications: http://www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Enquiries: 

Michelle Cope
Phone: (07) 3883 7029

Reference Number: 

RD269410

Applications Close On: 
21 March 2018