WW6422 - Clinical Coder or HIM - (Part-time)- Mercy Hospital For Women - Heidelberg - VIC

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Clinical Coder/HIM with a passion for coding & a thorough knowledge of coding standards, to join our HIS team.


  • Permanent Part-time, 3 days per week.
  • Ensure completion of monthly ICD-10-AM coding within set deadlines.
  • To participate and report on quality coding and casemix reviews and audits.
  • Participate in quality management studies aimed at improving HIS service, systems and procedures towards better internal and external HIS customer service.
  • Help to identify potential records to be audited.


  • Clinical Coder Certification (or recognised equivalent).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ICD-10-AM coding and casemix.
  • Proven organisational and time management skills
  • At least 2 years’ experience in clinical coding.


Mercy Hospital for Women is a fully accredited Level 6 Public Specialist Teaching Hospital providing both public and private patient care through maternity services, neonatology and paediatrics, perioperative services, gynaecology, women’s health and associated health, support and diagnostic services. We are a major teaching hospital and specialist referral centre with the medical, nursing, midwifery and allied health expertise to treat the most complex obstetric, neonatal and gynaecological cases.

Mercy Health is a Catholic organisation employing over 8500 people who provide compassionate and holistic care through our acute hospitals, aged care facilities, mental health programs, palliative and respite services, maternity and women’s health services, early parenting services and home care services.

Mercy Health is proud to be recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the WGEA.


  • Values driven culture
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Leadership Capability Framework to support your career progression and development
  • Camp Australia School Holiday Program
  • Thrive @ Mercy – our health & wellbeing hub supporting you to be the best you can be
  • Stepping Stones – our flexibility framework supporting your growth and work life balance
  • Fully funded childcare referral service
  • To find out more about these exciting initiatives, please visit Mercy Health Careers homepage (http://careers.mercy.com.au/)

    At Mercy Health we pride ourselves on embracing diversity and foster an inclusive culture where individual differences are respected and celebrated. We encourage applications from people of all ages, abilities and cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples.

    To be the successful candidate you must meet the position requirements as well as provide a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check.


Sharyn Corcoran
Acting HIS Manager,
Phone (03) 8458 4173
Email: scorcoran@mercy.com.au

Reference Number: 

MHW 164

Applications Close On: 
28 September 2018