Clinical Coder

South West Healthcare
    Warrnambool, Australia
    Job Type
    Reference No.
    Pay Rate
    $74448.40 - $78,171.60 pro.rata
    Application Close Date
    Position Description
    Contact Name
    Cathy Dow
    Contact Email


    About the role

    South West Healthcare (SWH) has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Services team. This position is responsible for the completion of clinical coding and participation in case mix reviews and quality audits. This role offers a diverse case mix with opportunities for further growth.

    The position is a full time (80 hours per fortnight) permanent position with a monthly ADO.

    What you bring

    As a Clinical Coder you will have experience and skills delivering sound knowledge of classification of diseases and procedures using ICD-10-AM and knowledge of DRG's and case mix funding.

    Appropriate accredited clinical coder qualification is a must, with eligibility for membership with Health Information Management Association Australia (HIMMA).

    What we offer

    You will enjoy benefits such as:

    • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
    • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
    • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
    • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

    Who we are

    As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

    SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

    SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

    With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria’s Great South Coast.

    To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit:

    How to apply

    Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Wednesday 21 June 2023. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

    Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2021-2026.

    The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

    • Police Record Check
    • Employee Working with Children’s Check
    • Current Immunisation status

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