WW6285 - Coding Auditor / Educator - (Part-time) - Knox Private Hospital, Wantirna, VIC


  • Salary – Minimum Grade 3 HIM

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and enthusiastic Health Information Manager to fill an auditing and education position at Knox Private.

To be successful in this position, considerable experience in clinical coding, strong time management and problem solving skills will be required.

Knox Private Hospital is a 359 bed hospital located in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne with specialties including Cardiac, Critical Care, Emergency Care Centre, Medical/Surgical Units, Paediatrics, Maternity, General and Cardiac Theatres, Endovascular Suite and Day Unit.

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Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Ongoing auditing and evaluation of the clinical coding and casemix units
  • Preparing and presenting relevant educational material as required to staff both internal and external to Health Information Services
  • Implementation and management of a coding audit program


Essential: 
  • Degree in Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM, including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Experience in completing random and targeted coding audits
  • Ability to be flexible and manage resources to meet company deadlines


Desirable: 
  • Successful completion of Latrobe University Clinical Coding Auditing Course
  • Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Knowledge of WebPAS patient information system


Enquiries: 

Jenny Fitzpatrick
Chief Health Information Manager
Phone: (03) 9210 7071

Applications Close On: 
3 May 2018