Qualified Clinical Coder – Full Time / Part time

Ramsay Health Care - North Shore Private Hospital
    Westbourne Street, St Leonards ,NSW 2065, Sydney, Australia
    Job Type
    Full-Time, Part-Time
    Pay Rate
    The hourly rate range for this position is $41 to $45 based on previous EBA
    Application Close Date
    Contact Title
    Coding Manager
    Contact Name
    Elaine Lee
    Contact Email


    Qualified Clinical Coder – Full time/ Part time

    Flexible work arrangements considered for the right applicant


    Position Summary:

    • Provide accurate and timely diagnosis and procedure coding for each patient discharged by the Hospital following the relevant Australian Coding Standards and relevant State Coding Advice.
    • Provide support to the relevant Manager ensuring data is collected, collated and managed in line with Hospital and relevant legislative requirements.
    • Participate in quality activities, including internal and external clinical coding audits.


    Position Requirements: Knowledge, Skills and Capabilities


    • Completion of Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA) Clinical Coding Course; Associate Diploma or Bachelor of Applied Science, Medical Record Administration or Health Information Management; or similar relevant tertiary qualification.


    • Eligible for membership with the HIMAA.
    • Demonstrated current experience in Clinical Coding including a minimum of 1 year fulltime equivalent hours (FTE) coding experience (post training) coding a similar casemix to that of the recruiting facility.
    • Demonstrated ability to code independently with limited supervision.
    • Demonstrated interest in clinical coding, highly developed ability to self-manage and a positive "can-do" attitude.
    • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
    • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
    • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and independently as required.
    • Commitment to professional development through quality activities, constructive feedback and mentoring.
    • Sound computer literacy and skills within the Microsoft Office Suite.


    • Experience with patient administration software relevant to hospital (e.g. Meditech)
    • Previous Private Hospital experience


    The hourly rate range for this position is $41 to $45 based on previous EBA


    Benefits of Ramsay

    • Ramsay Employee Club – access deals across multiple retail & hospitality venues, and discounts across entertainment ticketing
    • Employee Assistance Program – access counselling, wellbeing services, legal and financial assistance
    • Access to Ramsay corporate discounts including private health insurance choices, gym memberships, discounted IT hardware and software and travel/ holiday discounts.
    • Learn and grow with us, we offer assistance and support for professional development


     Everyone who joins Ramsay:

    • Must be vaccinated against Covid-19, a vaccine approved by the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation
    • Must provide a National Police check conducted within the previous 12 months
    • According to the role, Ramsay may require a Working-With-Children check and proof of immunisation against infectious diseases

     How to apply

    All applications must be lodged online NSP Clinical Coder Apply Now and should include a CV and 2 current work-related references.


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