Clinical Coder – Wagga Wagga

  • Company:
    Murrumbidgee Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Physicians

<div style="font-size:10pt"><strong><img src="https://apply.health.nsw.gov.au/transition/transition/TransitionImageViewer.jss?imageCode=MLHD19" style="width:100%" /></strong></div> <div style="font-size:10pt">&nbsp;</div> <div style="font-size:10pt"><strong>Employment Type</strong>:&nbsp;&nbsp;Permanent Full Time or&nbsp;Part Time Opportunities Available<br /> <strong>Position Classification</strong>:&nbsp;Clinical Coder&nbsp;<br /> <strong>Remuneration</strong>:&nbsp;$66,754.13 – $68,344.01 per annum pro rata<br /> <strong>Hours Per Week</strong>:&nbsp;Various up to 38<br /> <strong>Requisition ID</strong>:&nbsp;REQ181898</div> <div style="font-size:10pt"><strong>Applications Close:</strong> 18 September 2020<br /> &nbsp; <p align="center" style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px">&nbsp;</p> <p align="center" style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="font-size:medium"><strong>A rewarding career and a fabulous regional lifestyle</strong></span></p> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><strong><span style="font-size:small">Where you will be working</span></strong></p> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">Wagga Wagga Base Hospital (WWBH) is one of the busiest rural hospitals in NSW with over 300 beds, 40,000 emergency presentations, 1,100 births and approximately 11,000 operations annually.<span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px">&nbsp;</p> <div><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px">&nbsp;</p> <div><strong><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">About the great community of Wagga Wagga!</span></strong></div> <div><strong><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">Known as the hub of the Riverina, Wagga Wagga has recently been recognised as one of the &lsquo;top family friendly&rsquo; cities in Australia; boasting a rich range of cultural experiences, a strong sporting culture and a wide selection of schools and education options for families. </span></p> <div><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">With an urban population over 60,000 people, Wagga Wagga is NSW&rsquo;s largest inland city and offers a myriad of activities to enjoy, including a wonderful selection of restaurants, cafes, markets and wineries, galleries and museums.&nbsp;</span></p> <div><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="background-color:white; color:black; font-size:small">To learn more about life in Wagga Wagga please visit: </span><u><span style="background-color:white; color:#0563c1; font-size:small"><a href="https://visitwagga.com/"><span style="color:#0563c1">https://visitwagga.com/</span></a><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></span></u></p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px">&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><strong><span style="font-size:small">What you will be doing</span></strong></p> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="font-size:small">The Clinical Coder is responsible for the efficient and effective coding of inpatient separations using latest edition of ICD-10-AM. This position demands good time management skills to meet coding deadlines using the hybrid medical record.&nbsp;<br /> Clinical Coder is required to assign accurate and timely clinical codes to episodes of care through analysis of clinical documentation using the appropriate version of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Australian Modification (ICD-10-AM), applying Australian Coding Standards.<span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></p> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><br /> <span style="font-size:small">Please refer to the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ181898" target="_blank"><span style="color:blue">Position Description</span></a><span style="background-color:white; color:black">&nbsp;</span>for the essential requirements and full selection criteria. Your application must include a current resume and address all selection criteria.<strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></span></p> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></strong></div> <div><strong><span style="font-size:small">Additional Information<span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></strong></div> <ul> <li> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="font-size:small">To apply for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident of Australia, or be able to independently and legally live and work in Australia by way of your own Temporary Visa.&nbsp; For visa information, please visit&nbsp;<span style="background-color:white; color:#007bbe"><a href="https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/"><span style="color:#007bbe">Department of Home Affairs</span></a><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="font-size:small">Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank"><span style="color:#0563c1">applying</span></a> for this position. For role related queries or questions contact Abhishek Kumar on <a href="mailto:[email protected]">[email protected]</a></span></p> <div><span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;<span style="font-size:small">&nbsp;</span></span></div> <p style="font-family:Arial; margin-bottom:0px; margin-top:0px"><span style="font-size:small"><span style="font-size:x-small">MLHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Aboriginal People and <span>people from racial, ethnic or ethno-religious minority groups and people with disability. </span></span></span></p> </div> <p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><br></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b><b>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </b></b></p></div>