Health Information Manager

Echuca Regional Health
    266 Service Street, Echuca, Australia
    Job Type
    Reference No.
    Pay Rate
    Dependent on qualifications and experience
    Application Close Date
    Contact Title
    Manager Health Information Services
    Contact Name
    Jenni Webster
    Contact Email
    Contact Phone


    The Position

    Title:  Health Information Manager

    Department:  Health Information Services

    Classification:   In accordance with qualifications & experience

    Hours per fortnight: 80

    Status: Permanent Full Time

    Applications are sought from suitably qualified Health Information Managers to work in Health Information Services at Echuca Regional Health.

    Key responsibilities include:

    •  Clinical Coding
    •  Statutory Reporting of VAED, VEMD, VINAH & AIMS data
    •  Supervision of RCP Discharge Summary Module including user orientation and data integrity
    •  Participation & direction of quality activities relating to HIS and data integrity

    Our team requires someone who has:

    • Qualifications in Health Information Management
    • Eligibility for membership of Heath Information Management Association of Australia
    • High-level awareness of National Coding Standards
    • Demonstrated competence with 3M codefinder, iPM and Microsoft applications
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

    This position requires completion of a satisfactory National Police Check and (where relevant) provision of a Working With Children Check and check on the Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme prior to appointment.  In addition, this position requires evidence of vaccination status for COVID-19.

    Employee and family benefits include:

    • Comprehensive learning and development program
    • Flexible employment practices
    • Salary packaging
    • Extended employee assistance program (including support for family members)
    • Employee health and wellbeing initiatives
    • Employee recognition program
    • Free onsite parking.

    We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

    For further information on the role please refer to the position description.  Applications are to be submitted online.

    Selection Criteria

    • Essential : Eligibility for membership of Health Information Management Association of Australia
    • Essential : Relevant Tertiary qualification in Health Information Management and/or proven success in a similar role
    • Desirable : Previous experience with 3M Codefinder, iPM and PICQ software
    • Essential : Highly developed analytical and problem solving skills
    • Desirable : Understanding of Department of Health mandatory reporting requirements, Policy & Funding Guidelines and Victorian Admission Policy.

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