Health Information Services
210001JY Requisition #

An exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Service team at The North Eastern Rehabilitation Centre and Dorset Rehabilitation Centre. We are offering a part-time role of 20 hours per week.

Dorset Rehabilitation Centre is a 30-bed facility located in Pascoe Vale and North Eastern Rehabilitation Centre is a 46-bed facility located in Ivanhoe.  They offer an extensive range of inpatient and outpatient services.  Our specialties include multi-trauma, orthopaedics, stroke, cardiac, restorative, respiratory and pain management rehabilitation.  We offer a friendly and supportive staff environment with our established multidisciplinary teams.

We offer:

  • Onsite parking
  • Supportive Management
  • Great Locations

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Abstracting and allocating accurate clinical codes to inpatient episodes of care in an efficient and effective manner using ICD/ACHI/ACS.
  • Liaising with clinical professionals to ensure clear and concise documentation to facilitate the accurate coding of inpatient data.
  • Assisting and supporting the Health Information Manager (HIM) in all aspects of clinical coding, medical record management and related activities.

Essential requirements:

  • Up to date knowledge and experience using ICD-10-AM including thorough knowledge of the Australian coding standards
  • Ability to work autonomously and as a team member in a small team environment
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work within deadlines

Desirable Requirements:

  • Understanding of the private sector and billing requirements
  • Minimum two years coding experience
  • Experience with the WebPAS patient information system


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. We work together to create positive, memorable experiences, alongside our quality care, in every moment of every day.

As the only national private hospital operator and healthcare provider in Australia, our 42 sites are supported by our central Support Office, enabling them to provide an exceptional experience for the communities we care for. Healthscope opens the door to endless opportunities for our people, giving them the flexibility to work across one or multiple hospitals across our network.

We encourage the pursuit of continuous professional development and education and support our people to grow and flourish securely. 

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.

While our hospital network is vast, Healthscope is a family. We support each other, we share learnings, celebrate successes and face challenges together.

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

Applications close: 9th August 2021

For further enquires: Judy Mathieson – Chief Health Information Manager (03 9566 2762)

To Apply: Please click on the 'Apply' button to be taken to our online application process. Please include a cover letter and your CV along with the contact details for 2 professional referees.



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