WW6333 - Senior Clinical Coder - (Full-time) - Healthscope - Gold Coast, QLD


An opportunity has become available for a Senior Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Services team at Gold Coast Private Hospital. Your excellent time management and organisational skills, along with considerable clinical coding experience will ensure your success in this position.


Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Timely and accurate assignment of ICD-10-AM and ACHI codes for a range of specialities in accordance with Australian Coding Standards
  • Participate in case mix analysis, education & quality activities Clinical documentation improvement initiatives
  • Participate in audits as necessary Collection and reporting of data for use in Clinical Indicators and evaluation of services
  • Liaising with clinical staff with respect to documentation requirements and deficiencies


Essential: 
  • Successful completion of a recognised Clinical Coding course or Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Up-to-date and thorough knowledge of Australian Coding Standards and Coding Conventions using current edition of ICD-10-AM and ACHI
  • Experience coding in a multidisciplinary facility Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Commitment to working in a team environment Outstanding customer service skills and professional presentation


Desirable: 
  • Sound Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Experience with 3M codefinder software


Enquiries: 

Nadine Smith
Health Information Manager
Phone: (07) 55 300 621

Reference Number: 

180000U2

Applications Close On: 
2 July 2018