WW6415 - Clinical Coder - ( Full-Time) - Macquarie University Hospital- Macquarie University, NSW


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We have exciting opportunity for a motivated and efficient full time Clinical Coder. Reporting to the Manager, Health Information Services you will be responsible for the accurate and timely coding of inpatient health care records according to developing/established coding procedures and standards.

You will regularly monitor and evaluate coding statistics to ensure targets and key performance indicators are met.


Essential: 

As the successful candidate you will possess:

  • Recognised Clinical Coding qualification or Degree qualified in Health Information Management/Medical Record Administration or equivalent competency through clinical coding experience
  • Experience in computerised patient administration systems and applications including coding software
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of Australian Coding Standards Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology, human anatomy and disease processes
  • Extensive knowledge of casemix, DRGs, and ICD-10 Ability to work in a high performing, cohesive team Well developed communication and interpersonal skills


Desirable: 
  • Recognised Clinical Coding qualification or Degree qualified in Health Information Management/Medical Record Administration or equivalent competency through clinical coding experience
Reference Number: 

1348

Applications Close On: 
7 October 2018