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Reference Number 38629
Position Title Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder
Location The Royal Melbourne Hospital - City Campus, Parkville
Award Health Professionals [1]
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  • Complex and challenging casemix
  • Based in the Parkville Precinct
  • Full Time, 80 hours per fortnight including ADO

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

We build teams that embrace our values – caring, excellence, integrity, respect, and unity.

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated individual to join our Health Information Services team. This is a Full time position, working 80 hours per fortnight, based at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Key aspects of this role include:

  • Coding and grouping using 3M Web Codefinder
  • Coding auditing
  • Unit audits and coding/casemix analysis

We offer a complex and challenging casemix, as well as the prospect of career diversity and professional development. 

Our team pride themselves in high quality coding. New staff members are supported by the Coding Manager and the four Full Time Coding Educators.  Melbourne Health has implemented an Enterprise Content Management (ECM) scanned medical record thus opening up the potential for more flexible work arrangements in the near future.

About You (Essential Requirements):

  • Completion of a Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a similar coding position
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current Australian Coding Standards
  • A thorough understanding of Victorian specific coding advice and activity based funding policies
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and also individually

This challenging and rewarding opportunity offers the right candidate a chance to make significant contributions to the ongoing success of the Health Information Services team and help us achieve our vision to be the First in Care, Research and Learning.


Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au. If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

Melbourne Health is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

Join us to be the first in Care, Research and Learning

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment prior to commencement.

Contact Person Helen Joglou
Contact Number 0393426431
Closing Date 07/06/2018
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