WW6506 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder (Full-time) - St John of God Bendigo Hospital, Bendigo, VIC



Welcome to St John of God Health Care

Our organisation is part of the Mission of the Catholic Church and every aspect of our care is based on the Christian values of Hospitality, Compassion, Respect, Justice and Excellence. It is these values that guide our holistic approach to caregiving, with respect for the dignity and worth of each person.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

St John of God Bendigo Hospital is an acute surgical/medical, 122 bed private hospital situated in the Victorian town of Bendigo, providing health care services to the Central Victorian Region.

The Position

A rare opportunity has become available for an experienced and motivated Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder to join the Coding Service team on a permanent Full time basis (Monday-Friday).

Duties and Responsibilities:

Contributing to the quality of patient care, you will assign diagnosis and procedure codes from patient health records using the appropriate ICD coding system and standards, while maintaining an effective and efficient Health Information Service.

Essential:
The successful candidate will have:

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Qualification in Health Information Management, Clinical Coding or equivalent.
  • Experience using ICD-10-AM.
  • Minimum 3 years recent clinical coding experience.
  • High level of coding accuracy and ability to code to a high standard.
  • Self-motivated, and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to build positive working relationships.
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service.
  • Accurate and efficient computer and data-entry skills.


Enquiries: 

Jacqueline Roberts
Manager Health Information Services
Phone: 03 54343206

Reference Number: 

23698

Applications Close On: 
29 January 2019