WW6496 -Expressions of Interest - Contract Clinical Coding Auditor (Contract/ Locum) - Wagga Wagga Base Hospital, MLHD -Wagga Wagga, NSW


  • Hourly rate: Negotiable
  • Hours required: 1.5-2 weeks per month
  • Contract duration: 6-8 months


An exciting opportunity is currently available for a Contract Clinical Coding Auditor to join the friendly and supportive Health Information Services team at Wagga Wagga Base Hospital. You will need to demonstrate competency in ICD-10-AM. Having completed the LaTrobe University Clinical Coding Auditing course, you will bring experience with the 3M Codefinder, coding audits, patient information systems and Microsoft Office application software. You must be capable of measuring service provision against benchmarks, and be confident in developing Clinical Coding service strategies and initiatives to achieve continuous quality improvements, coder competency and efficiencies.

This will include skills in identifying training and educational needs and developing training materials, and delivering training to clinical coding staff and other key stakeholders as required.


Essential: 
  • Clinical Coding Audit qualification and a minimum of 2 yrs auditing experience in a major metro / regional health facility
  • Up to date extensive knowledge with at least 5 years Clinical Coding experience using ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise and time manage
  • Problem solving ability


Desirable: 
  • Experience working with iPM PAS
  • Experience working with Cerner Powerchart


Enquiries: 

Abhi Kumar
Manager - Health Information Services
Phone: ( 02) 5943 2390
Email: abhishek.kumar@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close On: 
31 January 2019