We are seeking a HIM / Clinical Coder to join our Coding team at John Flynn Private Hospital. This is a permanent full-time position that will see you working with the Health Information Services Manager in leading a successful team and also providing support to other Ramsay facilities.
Position is based at John Flynn but could be required from time to time to provide support to other sites (remotely) as needed.
About the Role
John Flynn Private Hospital provides a wide range of health care services including comprehensive cardiac services, general and orthopaedic surgery, cancer services, medical, maternity and paediatrics, renal dialysis, day surgery and rehabilitation services.
In this role you will support the Manager of Health Information Services and ensure data is collected, collated and managed in line with hospital and relative legislative requirement. You will be required to provide accurate and timely coding of diagnosis and procedures using current coding standards.
You will also be pivotal in supporting the team and providing leadership and guidance in the event the Health Information Services Manager is on leave.
To succeed in this role you will be an experienced coder with highly developed interpersonal skills and problem solving abilities. You will have excellent organisations skills and a sound knowledge of health fund contracts.
You will also demonstrate;
- A tertiary qualification in Health Information Management
- Successful completion of ICD-10-AM/ACHI/ACS Tenth Edition education
- Minimum five (5) years coding experience with varied and complex casemix
- Practical knowledge and experience in current disease classification
- Knowledge of Diagnosis Related Groups (DRG’s) (desirable)
- Membership with Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) (desirable)
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
John Flynn Private Hospital offers free parking, a wide range of in hospital services and regular subsidised social activities.
About the Organisation
The Hospital is operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 73 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".
John Flynn Private Hospital is a 334 bed, acute care hospital located at Tugun, which is on the southern end of the Gold Coast, within 5 minutes from the Gold Coast Airport. The hospital provides services to the population of the Gold Coast and the Tweed Coast extending into the NSW Northern Rivers area.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity, please contact Stephen Connors, Health Information Services Manager on 07 5598 9035.