WW6323 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - (Full-time) - Epworth Healthcare - Richmond, VIC


  • Join a friendly, experienced and expanding team
  • Largest not for profit Private Hospital Group in Victoria
  • Flexible working arrangements


If you are looking to expand your career, enhance your skill set and have a desire to actively contribute to a highly proficient Coding and Casemix Team, join us at Epworth HealthCare.

We are currently recruiting for a highly motivated and dedicated Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder to join our expanding Coding and Casemix team at Epworth HealthCare, based at Epworth Richmond.

The successful applicant will be exposed to a diverse Casemix with specialities including Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Interventional Cardiology, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Oncology, Obstetrics and Rehabilitation.

The successful applicant will strive for the achievement of high quality coded data, maintain compliance with reporting requirements, demonstrate a commitment to continued service improvement and have an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team.

The successful applicant will participate in Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Induction Program, be supported by Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Educators with training and continuous education and be joining a dedicated and highly competent team of Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders.

Epworth HealthCare has implemented BOSSnet DMR across all campuses. The successful applicants will be coding from a scanned medical record. We offer flexible working hours, above award wage rates, attractive benefits including salary packaging as well as opportunities for professional development and career enhancement.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Accurately code, index and group episodes using ICD-10-AM, ACHI and the Australian Coding Standards utilising 3M Codefinder software
  • Ensure all records are coded within specified timeframes
  • Participation in quality and education activities including Internal Coding Audit processes
  • Attend and actively participate at coding meetings and education sessions.


Essential:

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in Health Information Management or equivalent (applicants who have completed the HIMAA coding course or equivalent will also be considered)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in either the public or private health sector as well as experience with private sector funding models and using iSoft and 3M Codefinder would be advantageous.
  • For more information please refer to the position description available via the website link below.

Enquiries: 

Pamela Williams
Epworth Richmond HIS Site Manager
Phone: (03) 9516 2623
Email: pamela.williams@epworth.org.au

Reference Number: 

14657

Applications Close On: 
12 July 2018