WW6434 - Clinical Coders (Full-time / Part-Time / Casual) - Northern Beaches Hospital - Frenches Forest, NSW

  • Team oriented work environment
  • Full time, part time and casual positions available

We are seeking experienced Clinical Coders to join our exciting team!

Opening 30 October 2018, Northern Beaches Hospital will be a fully licensed private hospital, providing care to public and private patients from an outstanding facility with a large range of quality services provided by exceptional nurses, doctors and staff.

As a Clinical Coder you will make an impact by translating the narrative descriptions of diagnoses and procedures into valid, accurate and complete ICD-10-AM codes which reflect the complete clinical picture of the patient.

You will:

  • Provide timely and accurate clinical coding
  • Participate in case mix analysis, education & quality activities
  • Undertake clinical documentation improvement initiatives
  • Participate in audits

You will bring to our high-performing team:

  • Bachelor Health Information Management (or equivalent) or HIMAA Certification in Clinical Coding with current experience in ICD-10-AM , ACHI & ACS
  • Proven experience in clinical coding
  • Sound understanding of Codefinder & Turbocoder
  • Sound Knowledge of private sector funding models
  • Demonstrated understanding in WebPAS patient information system
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on providing high quality work
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with ability to meet deadlines
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel)

Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check and a NSW Working with Children’s Check, prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.

For more information please visit our website http://www.northernbeacheshospital.com.au

All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button in link below to lodge an application (applications should include resume and 2 current work-related referees). https://healthscope.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/clinical-coder-1582


Astiness Bazos
Chief Health Information Manager
Northern Beaches Hospital
Phone: (02) 9105 6201
Email: Astiness.Bazos@healthscope.com.au

Applications Close On: 
12 October 2018