WW6269 - Coding Operations Manager - (Full-time) - Ballarat Health Services - Ballarat, VIC



Position Purpose:

The Coding Operations Manager role is responsible for managing the coding team to ensure timely and accurate ICD-10-AM coding of inpatient episodes to achieve internal and external deadlines and optimise WIES.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Management of coding resources - throughput
  • Management of coding resources – accuracy
  • Staff management coding team
  • Audit
  • Coding
  • Quality Improvement & Provision Health Information
  • Member of Coding Leadership Team

The Opportunity:

Our fantastic coding team is comprised of both HIM & Clinical Coders who work in an environment where coding, casemix and clinical documentation initiatives are strongly supported by BHS Executive and Clinical Directors. You will form part of the Coding Leadership Team which is an experienced, cohesive and supportive team which will provide the successful applicant the opportunity to shape the future direction of the Coding Manager role. BHS has Digital Medical Record which allows for development and innovation in coding practices and work arrangement flexibility.

Ballarat Health Services

Ballarat Health Services provides a complex range of surgical, medical, obstetric, psychiatric, palliative care, rehabilitation and residential services. Ballarat is located approximately 75 minutes drive west of Melbourne and offers a wide range of recreational, sporting and social facilities for a population of over 90,000 people. A vibrant, progressive regional city, Ballarat is large enough to retain its own regional flavour but is within easy commuting distance to Melbourne.


Enquiries: 

Kylie Holcombe
Coding Auditor
Phone: (03) 5320 4335, or
Caitlin Griffin
Deputy Manager HIS
Phone: (03) 5320 6873

Reference Number: 

15553

Applications Close On: 
18 April 2018