Clinical Coder Auditor / Coder Educator

Health Information Services
200000AA Requisition #

Are you seeking a role that promotes work-life balance and rewards dedication?


An opportunity has become available for a Clinical Coding Auditor/Coding Educator to join our Health Information Services team. Your excellent time management and organisational skills, along with considerable clinical coding experience will ensure your success in this position.

As a Clinical Coding Auditor/Coding Educator your responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for abstracting and allocating accurate clinical codes to inpatient episodes of care in an efficient and effective manner using ICD/ACHI/ACS
  • Train and audit clinical coders within the department, and also provide training and support to trainee coders
  • Assist and follow up with coding, health fund and billing enquiries as and when required
  • Prepare for and assist during health fund audits
  • Liaise with clinical professionals to ensure clear and concise documentation to facilitate the accurate coding of inpatient data
  • Assist and support the Health Information Manager (HIM) in all aspects of clinical coding, medical record management and related activities

Essential Criteria:

  • HIMAA Certification in Clinical Coding with experience in ICD-10-AM , ACHI & ACS
  • Eligible for membership with the Health Information Management Association of Australia
  • 5+ years of experience in hospital medical record coding for a variety of medical and surgical specialities
  • Knowledge of Clinical coding, Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) and Casemix
  • Understanding of the Hospital and State policies and legal requirements in regards to privacy and protection of patient information
  • Strong organisational skills in planning, prioritising and managing workloads Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team environment

Applications close: 18 April 2020

For further enquiries: Nadine Smith, Health Information Manager, 07 55300621

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application process. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.


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