WW6600 - Coding Educator - Full-Time - Epworth HealthCare - Richmond - VIC

  • Education role in Clinical Coding
  • Salary packaging and staff benefits
  • Located in Richmond, close to public transport

Do you have excellent knowledge of the Australian Coding Standards? Do you enjoy working with others? Are you looking for a new and rewarding opportunity? Then this could be the job for you!

We are currently recruiting for a highly motivated, experienced and dedicated Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder to join our expanding Coding Operations Team at Epworth HealthCare in the position of Coding Educator.

The successful applicant will demonstrate a sound knowledge of the Australian Coding Standards as well as National and State published coding advice, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and display leadership qualities.

In this position you will be supported by the Coding Manager – Richmond & Group Operations working collaboratively with the existing Coding Educators and HIS Coding Auditors.

Responsibilities / Duties: 
  • Provision of coding education, support and training to all Health
    Information Managers (HIMs)/Clinical Coders across Epworth HealthCare.
  • Assist in planning and participation in Coding Quality Improvement
    activities
  • Prepare and present coding related educational material across Epworth
    HealthCare
Essential: 

    To be successful for this role you will have:

  • Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Excellent classification and casemix funding knowledge with a minimum of
    three years coding experience in a tertiary level hospital
  • Highly developed time management, prioritisation and communication skills
Desirable: 

Previous education experience desirable

Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Alysha Middlin

Contact Title: Coding Manager - Richmond & Group Operations

Phone: (03) 9426 6597

Email: alysha.middlin@epworth.org.au

Reference Number: 

15794

Applications Close On: 
22 May 2019