National Health Information Manager

    National, Australia
    Job Type
    Application Close Date
    Contact Title
    Group GM - Revenue Cycle Management
    Contact Name
    Charles Lie
    Contact Email
    Contact Phone
    0472 863 612


    The Opportunity

    This rare senior leadership role is a unique opportunity for an experienced Health Information Manager to join the Healthscope team at a really exciting time.  Key milestones this role will play an integral part in include: Healthscope’s transition to a digital medical record, expansion of our coding education program and development of a National Clinical Documentation Improvement Program and Function. 

    The National Health Information Manager will lead compliance and performance of our Coding and Clinical Documentation across our broader Revenue Cycle. This includes accountability over data governance, mandatory reporting, privacy and Clinical Documentation portfolios. As a Healthcare leader reporting to the Group General Manager – Revenue Cycle Management, you will work with cross-functional Operational teams from across the organisation, including our 38 Hospitals, to influence change, develop frameworks, policies and guidelines to optimise the governance of Health Information management.

    Backed by a team of Health Information Managers in every state and territory, this role is well supported at both an Operational and Strategic level. Healthscope’s commitment to Health Information Management and its core functions is strong and is evidenced by recent investment in education, professional development and resourcing.

    This is a genuine opportunity to play a crucial leadership role in a dynamic and progressive private healthcare provider.

    About You

    You will be a demonstrated people leader with significant experience in leading high performance teams at both an Operational and Strategic level.  You have considerable knowledge of health funding models, state and national health records legislation, clinical coding and documentation and leveraging data, analytics and reporting will ensure your success in this role.

    To be considered for this role, you will have:

    • Bachelor of Health Information Management (or equivalent)
    • More than 10 years’ experience in high-level leadership roles managing coding, HIS, auditing and / or quality functions in a health related setting.
    • Eligibility for full membership with the Health Information Management Association of Australia
    • Post-graduate Management qualifications in one of Business, Commerce, Education, Health Information or Clinical Coding (desired)
    • Leadership experience within the private health sector (desired)

    Why Healthscope?
    When you join Healthscope, you become part of our Community of Care. Our people are at the heart of our organisation - no matter the role, every day our people make a difference to the lives of our patients and their families. As the only national private hospital operator and healthcare provider in Australia, our 39 sites are supported by our central Support Office, enabling them to provide an exceptional experience for the communities we care for.

    • Flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals across our network.
    • Discounted health insurance
    • Continuous professional development, education & support provided to encourage growth

    We pride ourselves on working with talented, passionate and caring people to ensure our patients receive the highest quality care and experience during their stay with us.

    Come and be the difference in our patient's lives.

    Applications Close: 31 August 2023

    To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button from the above link to our recruitment website to be taken to our online application form. For any questions, please reach out to