WW6615 - Health Information Manager, Mercy Mental Health – Mercy Health - Full-Time - Western Suburbs - VIC

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic, experienced and highly motivated Health Information Manager to provide guidance and leadership in the collection, use, evaluation and management of health information within the area of Mental Health Services. The role is to act as a key resource and contact person in relation to the management of Medical Records, process development, and adherence of the standards for the management of information relating to Mental Health.

  • Full Time Permanent
  • Based across both Werribee Mercy Hospital and Mercy Mental Health 
    Clinic-Wyndham. Will require visits to other Mental Health facilities on occasion.
  • Play an integral role in the production, implementation and review of 
    mental health documentation.
  • Ensure that data collection, management and reporting complies with the 
    Health Service Agreement and organisational needs
  • Consistently maintain coding throughput and accuracy
  • Oversee collection of client activity to ensure accuracy
  • Work collaboratively with Mercy Health staff to achieve the requirements 
    of the National Health Standards and Mental Health Act.
Responsibilities / Duties: 
Essential: 
  • Understanding of the Mental Health Act
  • Experience in a Mental Health setting
  • Enthusiastic, motivated, and proactive
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage deadlines
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Eligible for membership of HIMAA
Desirable: 
Enquiries: 
  • Understanding of the Mental Health Act
  • Experience in a Mental Health setting
  • Enthusiastic, motivated, and proactive
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and manage deadlines
  • Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Eligible for membership of HIMAA
Reference Number: 

MMH 57

Applications Close On: 
9 June 2019