Western NSW Local Health District
    Forest Road, Orange, NSW 2800, Orange, Australia
    Job Type
    Reference No.
    Pay Rate
    $111,669.00 pa (+ super + salary packaging to reduce your tax)
    Application Close Date
    Position Description
    Contact Title
    General Manager Orange Health Service
    Contact Name
    Catherine Nowlan
    Contact Email
    Contact Phone
    02 6369 3700


    Accurate health data management is an extremely important enabler in our health district’s capacity to meet our goal of building ‘healthy rural people and thriving communities’. This management role is crucial to supporting ready access to quality data and information for clinical decision making, clinical quality improvement, application of activity-based funding models and to meet medico legal requirements. 

    You will plan, lead, oversee and monitor day to day practice in relation to all aspects of health information management in these facilities, ensuring data integrity and timely access to relevant information to support front line clinicians make accurate clinical decisions and deliver quality patient outcomes.    

    You will also and collaborate with clinicians to ensure understanding of clinical documentation requirements and local health information processes, and for information improvements including technology and processes.  Risk will be managed by ensuring legislative and policy requirements in relation to creation, maintenance, access, archiving and destruction of medical records are met. 

    As a manager you will take responsibility for the effective recruitment, leadership, development and performance of direct reports and play an active role in team culture development and practices which value diversity. 

    You will be a small, close knit team, be well supported and your dedication will be seen and appreciated.  You will be an integral member of the community and you’ll see not only the results of your work, but the appreciation of the community of the role you play in their health.

    What’s more, you’ll have the excellent career opportunities only a large organisation such as Western NSW Local Health District - servicing approximately 276 000 people with over 7500 staff, can provide. 

    If you are up for the challenge – apply now! 

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