Position Details
Reference Number 16940
Position Title HIM/Clinical Coder
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre only
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Division Business Ventures
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: JA1 - HLTH INFO MGR GR1 Y1
Classification To: JA8 - HLTH INFO MGR GR2 Y2
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder - Fixed Term Full Time or Part Time


  • Responsible for timely and accurate ICD-10-AM coding of inpatient episodes
  • Attendance at coding and casemix related meetings with clinical stafff
  • Involvement in coding quality activities
  • Other HIM related activities supporting the management of Health Information Services


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Desirable: Tertiary qualification in Health Information Management
Desirable: Significant experience coding with ICD-10-AM 10th Edition
Desirable: Knowledge and proficiency in use of 3M Codefinder software
Essential: Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise to meet internal and external timelines / targets
Essential: Good general computing skills including experience using MS Office suite
Essential: Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Essential: Excellent written and verbal communication skills with all levels of hospital staff
Contact Person Janice Yeung
Contact Number 85597408
Alternate Contact Person Kathryn Baxter
Alternate Contact Number 85597387
Closing Date 15/07/2019
Position Description
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