Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder

Bendigo Health
    100 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Australia
    Job Type
    Application Close Date
    Contact Title
    Manager - HIS Coding Services
    Contact Name
    Kerry-Anne Adair
    Contact Email
    Contact Phone
    (03) 5454 8398


    An exciting opportunity to join the Health Information Service in the Coding Department at Bendigo Health


    Work in an environment that offers:

    • A supportive environment for career progression and development
    • An opportunity to work with a leading regional health service
    • A dynamic and growing health service that embraces new technologies


    The Position 

    Position Title: Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder
    Classification Range: JA1 - JB1
    Salary Range per hour (exc. super): $31.04 - $48.49
    Hours per fortnight: 80
    Employment Status: Permanent
    Other requirements: COVID-19 Vaccination


    Position Description

    Working in the coding department you will be responsible for accurate and timely coding and DRG analysis including auditing, data reporting to external parties, quality improvement activities and participation in other Clinical Coding Service activities.

    The Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder also contributes to various health information management activities across Bendigo Health, encompassing a wide range of functional areas including data reporting and auditing; record management, Freedom of Information (FOI), medical transcription services and staff management.


    Bendigo Health

    Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time. Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.

    • Flexibility Working Arrangements
    • Salary Packaging
    • Staff health and wellbeing program
    • Access to recommended immunisations
    • Smoke free environment


    The Team

    The Finance and Resources Division is responsible for financial functions, including reporting, budgeting, forecasting, performance monitoring and analysis, together with our procurement, materials management and facilities management functions. The division also includes Health Information Services with key roles in medical record management, clinical documentation, freedom of information, and external data reporting requirements.  These are essential non-clinical services providing high-quality support, advice, monitoring and compliance functions. The team are focussed on delivering the strategic vision within their responsibilities and on assisting the organisation operationally.


    Bendigo Region

    Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing making regional cities it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trails and wineries within our region.


    Diversity and Inclusion

    Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

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