WW6477 - Claims Analyst, Health Information Manager - (Full-time/ Contract) - Defence Health: Melbourne, VIC

About us

Defence Health provides great value private health insurance to the families of Australian Defence Force (ADF) members and the wider Defence community. As a Members Own Health Fund, we are not-for-profit and all for the benefit of our members. Our members really are just like family, and our team lives and breathes our service culture and corporate values – trust, respect, ownership, excellence and community.

Here at Defence Health we have a strong focus on staff engagement and supporting a high-performance culture. We recognise that a highly engaged and motivated team not only help us to retain fantastic people but enable us to provide a great member experience. But don’t just take our word for it – Defence Health has been recognised as an Employer of Choice in the 2018 Australian Business Awards

Find out more at www.defencehealth.com.au

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Health Information Manager – Private Health Insurance with demonstrated experience managing clinical audits, case mix analysis whilst completing timely and accurate clinical coding along with appropriate documentation. Experience in a Private Health Insurance setting desirable but not essential. This is a fixed term 12 month position with the view to extend to a permanent position.

This role will take responsibility of the analysis of claims and further investigation of fraud waste and leakage activity to ensure that Defence Health is a prudent manager of its members funds.

This role is pivotal in supporting the onward strategic direction of the team and organisation. The ideal candidate will be proactive, flexible, delivery focused with excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
Working as part of a team is essential to our success so a clear demonstration of how this has been applied previously will be required.

It can get pretty busy, so during peak periods you will have the resilience to manage high workloads, inspire your team and drive proactive problem solving.

In return for the above we offer competitive remuneration and staff benefits, a supportive environment in which you can realise your potential and make a difference to the people around you. Our office overlooks the Shrine of Remembrance and Botanical Gardens with public transport aplenty right outside.

If this looks like the job for you, please apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability!


Lucinda Pendergast
HR Manager
Phone: ( 03) 8679 1134

Applications Close On: 
30 November 2018