WW6507 - Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder – Graduated Training Program - (Full Time) Epworth Eastern - Geelong or Richmond, VIC


  • Join a friendly, experienced and expanding team
  • Flexible working arrangements located at Epworth Eastern, Geelong or Richmond
  • Suitable for candidates who have recently completed clinical classification qualifications and looking to start their career in clinical coding

If you are looking to join the coding workforce, utilise and expand on your education in clinical classification and have a desire to actively contribute to a highly proficient Coding and Casemix Team, join us at Epworth HealthCare.
We are currently recruiting for highly motivated and dedicated Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders to join our expanding Coding and Casemix team at Epworth HealthCare.

The successful applicant/s will participate in a graduated approach to Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Induction Program. This will include both supported education and training by Epworth HealthCare’s Coding Educators as well as periods of independent live coding. They will be joining a dedicated and highly competent team of Health Information Managers/Clinical Coders.

The successful applicant/s will strive for the achievement of high quality coded data, maintain compliance with reporting requirements, demonstrate a commitment to continued service improvement and have an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team.

The successful applicant/s will be coding from a scanned medical record. We offer flexible working hours and arrangements, above award wage rates, attractive benefits including salary packaging as well as opportunities for professional development and career enhancement.

Responsibilities / Duties:

  • Accurately code, index and group episodes using ICD-10-AM, ACHI and the Australian Coding Standards utilising 3M Codefinder software
  • Ensure all records are coded within specified timeframes
  • Participation in quality and education activities including Internal Coding Audit processes
  • Attend and actively participate at coding meetings and education sessions.


Essential:

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in Health Information Management or Certificate IV in Clinical Classification or equivalent (applicants who have completed the HIMAA coding course or equivalent will also be considered)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and successfully demonstrate application of acquired learnings


Enquiries: 

Jessica Holliday
Site Manager, Health Information Services
Email: Jessica.holliday2@epworth.org.au
Phone: (03) 5271 7758

Reference Number: 

15418

Applications Close On: 
1 February 2019