Monash Health
    Published
    14/02/2024
    Location
    35 Centre Road, Melbourne, Australia
    Job Type
    Part-Time, Contract
    Reference No.
    65149
    State
    VIC
    Application Close Date
    2024/02/27
    Contact Title
    Clinical Coding Casemix Manager
    Contact Name
    Jessica Kearney
    Contact Email
    recruitment@monashhealth.org
    Contact Phone
    0437550390

    Description

    • Monash Health is the biggest health service in the southeast
    • Enjoy a variety of tasks in your working day
    • Fixed-term Position to cover Parental Leave

    An exciting opportunity exists for Health Information Management Students and qualified Clinical Coders to join our expanding team on a fixed term to cover Parental Leave. These positions are part-time commencing in March 2024 up until April 2025. If successful, you would be based at either Dandenong Hospital or Monash Medical Centre, Clayton and have the flexibility to work remotely in addition to onsite.
    What we offer you:

    • The opportunity to expand your clinical coding skillset
    • A huge range of Casemix specialties across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults including Neonatology, Cardiothoracic, Obstetrics and Neurosurgery
    • Coding from an electronic medical record
    • Professional development forums
    • Potential to work remotely
    • Staff benefits include salary packaging, staff gym, discounted health insurance and close to public transport

    To be successful in this position...
    On a personal level you:

    • Have a keen interest in a career in clinical coding and a passion for learning and ongoing development of coding and associated skills
    • Are looking for the variety and challenge that comes from a diverse Casemix
    • Thrive working with a dedicated coding team within a fast-paced and dynamic environment

    You must have:

    • Bachelor of Health Information Management or Clinical Coder qualification or at a minimum HIMAA student registration
    • Ability to work both in an unsupervised self-directed environment and within a self-managed team
    • Are an Australian citizen or permanent resident to apply
    • Relevant computer technical skills applicable to Clinical Coding Services
    • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Exceptional attention to detail

    Desirable:

    • Previous coding experience in a health facility

    Applicants will be required to complete a coding test to assess coding competency as a component of the recruitment process.
    Monash Health is a great place to work
    In 2022 Monash Health was nominated by LinkedIn as one of the top 25 organisations in Australia to grow your career. Our employees enjoy a range of benefits including:

    • salary packaging options that increase your take-home pay
    • a comprehensive Health and Wellbeing program
    • free vaccinations
    • private health insurance at discounted rates
    • health imaging services
    • + more

    Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service and proudly provides healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers.  More than 22,000 of us work at over 40 care locations across south-eastern Melbourne.
    We recognise the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles and our five ICare values.
    How to Apply
    Applications are only accepted that are submitted via the Monash Health online Mercury System (e-recruit).
    For a confidential discussion and to explore the opportunity further, please call: 

    Jessica Kearney Clinical Coding Casemix Manager 0437550390

    To view the full position description and to APPLY NOW, click here 

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