WW6648 - Chief Health Information Manager - Northpark Private Hospital - Full-Time - Bundoora - VIC

Northpark Private Hospital

Chief Health Information Manager

Part time and full time applicants will be considered for this role

A competitive, negotiable remuneration package, inclusive of generous ongoing professional development support, will be dependent on qualifications and experience.

About the Role:

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and enthusiastic HIM to lead a dedicated team in a developing hospital.

About us:

Northpark Private Hospital is currently one of the largest private hospitals in Melbourne’s northern suburbs, with 137 beds and 5 theatres with a range of surgical and medical services including a dedicated mental health unit and a full service maternity unit including mother and baby services.

Healthscope is the second largest provider of private health care in Australia with hospitals in all states and territories. The company owns and manages a diverse range of facilities including large high acuity metropolitan hospitals, regional and suburban hospitals.

Responsibilities / Duties: 

This leadership role will be responsible for leading a Health Information Services department and dedicated team of HIMs and clerks. Responsibilities include the ongoing review of HIS processes to ensure optimum efficiency, recruitment, training and development of staff, casemix management, medical record forms review and rationalisation, completion of Quality Improvement activities, and representing HIS on various committees, ensuring all department KPIs are achieved.

This role would be ideal for a motivated professional looking for new challenges, or the opportunity to take the next step in their career in a supportive environment.

Essential: 

Bachelor of Health Information Management (HIM) or equivalent with at least 3 years’ experience

Previous staff management responsibilities

A demonstrated ability to work as part of a team

Effective communication and interpersonal skills

Demonstrated organisational and time management skills

Desirable: 

Knowledge of private sector funding models

Knowledge of the WebPAS Patient Information System

Enquiries: 

Contact Name: Mike Kertes

Contact Title: State Health Information Manager

Phone: 0419321600

Email: mike.kertes@healthscope.com.au

Reference Number: 

19000152

Applications Close On: 
26 July 2019