WW6499 - Clinical Coding Auditor / Educator - ( Full-time) Central Adelaide LHN, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide. SA


  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network, Royal Adelaide Hospital
  • Indicative Total Remuneration: $85,533 - $95,461 - 2 positions: Perm F/T - ASO5


You will be responsible for providing coding auditing and education within the Clinical Coding Service and to Clinical Directorates across the Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN). This will include the coordination and control of related activities and monitoring the standard of work quality/delivery, drawing on your relevant skills and experience in Clinical Coding education and auditing. This may include addressing issues relating to Health Information Management and Casemix/Activity Based Funding (ABF).

As a Coding Auditor, you will contribute significantly toward the achievement of revenue maximisation, data quality and the comprehensive Casemix profile within the Central Adelaide Local Health Network. SA Health is a dedicated, inspirational, and professional group of over 30,000 people contributing to the wellbeing of South Australians. Enjoying a dynamic team environment in an organisation that values diversity, honesty, respect and integrity, you will have the opportunity to contribute to organisational aims and strengthen the delivery of public health care.

You will need to demonstrate satisfactory completion of the Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) Intermediate Coding Course, together with proven competency in ICD-10-AM. Along with your complex clinical coding experience and excellent knowledge of medical terminology, you will bring the ability to analyse and interpret data and problems autonomously, with the initiative to develop and implement appropriate solutions. Your high level of proficiency and expertise in Clinical Coding practices will equip you to effectively use patient administration software and standards and to convey your knowledge to others.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

For further information and to apply visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/careers and search for Job Ref: 682299

Enquiries: 

Christopher Russell
Phone: 08 7074 1350
Email: chris.russell@sa.gov.au

Reference Number: 

682299

Applications Close On: 
18 January 2019